Finally, they led 12-11 and the night was over as Justin Upton jogged around the bases after clobbering a walk-off two-run home run.
The Twins stayed fell 4 1/2 games behind first-place Cleveland in the American League Central and slipped out of the second AL wild-card spot pending late West Coast games.
Minnesota Twins shortstop/third baseman Eduardo Escobar is not in the starting lineup on Saturday against the Detroit Tigers. But Detroit was far from done. And considering the fact the Twins traded their closer Brandon Kintzler at the trade deadline, Detroit was confident going into the final frame.
YANKEES 5, RED SOX 4: At New York, Aaron Hicks awoke a dormant offense with a two-run homer that sparked a five-run eighth inning, then threw out a runner at third in the ninth inning to help Aroldis Chapman get out of trouble and helped New York stop Boston's winning streak at eight.
Dillon Gee allowed a sacrifice fly to Upton after Mahtook's one-out triple in the seventh.
Mauer hit a two-run home run off Edward Mujica in a three-run sixth inning. Mauer's sixth home run, to left-center field, was his 16th against Detroit in his career and his five RBIs gave him 114 versus the Tigers. Detroit pounded out 13 hits and walked twice with Justin Upton, Jose Iglesias and James McCann each going deep and combining for eight RBI's and six runs on five hits.
Doughnut shop norovirus outbreak victim count nears 250
The Chao's are hoping that another inspection by the health department will allow them to reopen the restaurant soon. A sign posted on the restaurant on Wednesday stated that it was closed because they were out of doughnuts.
Joe Mauer homered and drove in five runs as the Twins took an 11-6 lead.
Down 11-7, after blowing a 5-0 lead, the Tigers scored three times in the bottom of the eighth to make a game of it. With two outs, Castellanos' infield single scored Mahtook.
He would give up another run on an RBI single by Dozier before departing.
Miguel Cabrera came out of the game after he singled in the fifth inning, complaining of lower back stiffness.
WHITE SOX 6, ROYALS 3: At Chicago, Tim Anderson hit a two-run homer to cap a four-run, seventh-inning rally, Reynaldo Lopez pitched six strong innings in his White Sox debut and Chicago won its fourth straight.
Commenting on the incident, Mandi deputy commissioner Sandeep Kadam said the possibility of more deaths could not be ruled out. Himachal Transport minister GS Bali said the toll could climb to 50 in the incident which took place last night.
When is the next solar eclipse? The moon will start casting its shadow on earth, blocking view of the sun, at about 1 p.m. Looking at the sun directly with no eye protection will damage your eyes; an eclipse of any degree does not change this.
The Japanese currency last traded at 109.07 yen to the dollar, compared to levels around the 110 handle seen earlier in the week. Crude oil futures are slipping USD0.10 to USD48.49 a barrel after tumbling USD0.97 to USD48.59 a barrel on Thursday.
Tesla is raising $1.5 billion as it ramps up production of the Model 3 sedan, its first mass market electric auto . The company had revenue of $2.79 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.50 billion.
Housebuilders Persimmon and Barratt Developments were among the biggest gainers of the day, up 1.58% and 1.02% respectively. In oil, the price of Brent crude sunk by 0.5% to 51.65 USA dollars a barrel amid concerns about over supply in the market.
More than a dozen people held signs, chanted and marched around the statue of Andrew Jackson as a protest against racism. Police took a man into custody as the subject of a homicide investigation, Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas said.
It also came days after China and Asean countries adopted the framework in Manila for a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea. Recently, Vietnam discontinued plans to set up an offshore drilling rig in global waters because China told them to .
Elliott will be appealing the suspension and will have the full support of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones throughout the process. He can play in preseason games and practice until September 2, regardless of the outcome of the appeal.
If it is designated as such, missile interception and protection of USA military vessels will be allowed. Japan moved missile interceptors into position after the Guam threat, the Nikkei newspaper reported .
Markets Right Now: Stocks drift lower on Wall Street
The Nasdaq finished the day at 6,216.87, a slide of 135.46, while the S&P 500 lost almost 1.5 percent, ending the day at 2,438.21. Investors bought safe-haven assets such as gold, helping the precious metal touch a two-month high, and the Japanese Yen rose.
Heading to OR for the solar eclipse? Better plan ahead
He explains that, whenever the Earth, moon and sun align to form a solar eclipse , the event is visible somewhere on Earth. Make sure you don't directly look at the sun during the eclipse unless you have special eye protection.
US President Donald Trump picks fresh fight with Venezuela
The Trump administration has characterized Maduro as a dictator and announced sanctions against government officials. " Trump tells reporters at his New Jersey golf course Friday that he's "not going to rule out" a military option".
Return to the country of a pastor freed by North Korea
Lim's case at all levels, and we will continue to support him and his family now that he has returned", the statement said. He was sentenced to hard labor for life in December 2015 on charges of attempting to overthrow the Pyongyang regime.
Mercosur Condemns Trump's Comments On Venezuela
While Trump raised the specter of military intervention, his top national security aides have downplayed that possibility. As to US military action against Venezuela , the Pentagon said it had not received any such orders from the White House.