Minnesota Sports Roundup: Phillies prevent sweep thanks to two-run eighth
Former Twin Ben Revere was 4-for-5 at the plate and scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning as Philadelphia beat Minnesota 3-2 last night in Minneapolis. Philly avoided a three-game sweep with the victory and also stopped a five-game losing streak. Philadelphia lefty Cliff Lee struck out six over seven innings of two-run ball for his eighth win of the season. Jonathan Papelbon picked up his 12th save.