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Twins rip Red Sox to win exhibition opener

FT. MEYERS, Fla. (SportsNetwork.com) - Chris Colabello drove in two runs as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Boston Red Sox, 8-2, in Grapefruit League action.

Brian Dozier and Trevor Plouffe both scored a pair of runs, while starter Mike Pelfrey allowed one hit in two innings of work in his spring debut for the Twins.

Bryce Brentz homered and Mike Napoli went 2-for-2 for the Red Sox. Anthony Ranaudo kept the first two innings scoreless before Dalier Hinojosa gave up three runs on four hits in over two innings of work

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