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Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota  Attendance: 26,191

Forsythe has 3 RBIs in Twins' 6-4 win over Pirates

(AP Photo/Jim Mone)

By MIKE COOK

Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Logan Forsythe may be best known by Minnesota fans as the player who replaced fan favorite Brian Dozier.

The lone major leaguer of the three players the Dodgers sent to the Upper Midwest on July 31 for the second baseman, Forsythe has filled in capably.

Forsythe had three RBIs, the Minnesota bullpen tossed 5 1/3 shutout innings and the Twins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-4 Wednesday.

In 13 games with Minnesota, Forsythe is hitting .386 with six multi-hit games. He had eight in 70 games this season with the Dodgers.

"It's about consistency and these guys throwing me out there every day and letting me play my game is luckily paying off getting some hits and playing some good ball," he said.

Oliver Drake, Gabriel Moya (3-0), Tyler Duffey and Taylor Rogers allowed five hits and struck out three before Trevor Hildenberger picked up his third save in four chances.

Minnesota is 16-4 in its past 20 home games.

Josh Harrison had three hits for the Pirates, who were 2 for 15 with runners in scoring position. Pittsburgh has dropped three straight.

Forsythe's two-run single off reliever Edgar Santana (2-2) highlighted a three-run sixth as the Twins took a 5-4 lead.

"He just has a calmness about situational hitting. He knows how to execute, he knows how to put the ball in play for a chance to get guys in from third, hits the ball up the middle really well," Twins manager Paul Molitor said.

Pirates starter Chris Archer retired 10 straight batters before giving up back-to-back singles, including an RBI by Jorge Polanco, to start the sixth, ending his day.

Acquired from Tampa Bay on July 31, Archer allowed four earned runs and six hits in five innings. In his first three starts with the Pirates, Archer has allowed nine earned runs in 14 1/3 innings.

"They had some productive at-bats," he said. "They fouled some, they had some good takes. But I got to be better than that. I am better than that. And I will be better than that."

Minnesota starter Jose Berrios allowed four runs - three earned - as he labored through 3 2/3 innings, his shortest start since April 29.

After a 1-2-3 first, Pittsburgh had at least two runners on in three straight innings, with a two-run single by Gregory Polanco putting the Pirates up 4-2 in the fourth. Elias Diaz homered to start the inning.

Berrios has allowed nine earned runs in 12 2/3 innings in three August starts.

NIGHT AND DAY

Berrios is 8-2 with a 2.79 ERA in 13 nights starts this season, but 3-6 with a 4.91 ERA in 12 day starts. Both his complete games have been during the day.

ROUGH DAY

Pittsburgh C Francisco Cervelli was hit by a pitch for a team-high 11th time in the second inning. One inning later, he fouled a ball off his foot - and took a minute to walk it off - before striking out on a called third strike at the knees. He briefly jumped up and down and said a few words to umpire Doug Eddings.

In the fifth, Cervelli tagged Joe Mauer on what he thought was a third strike and took a couple of steps to the dugout. However, Eddings called it a ball, leading to another discussion.

WEST IS SECOND BEST

Umpire Joe West worked his 5,164th career game, passing Bruce Froemming for second all time. Bill Klem worked 5,375.

"We got Dom Perignon for him. The base he worked. It'll never happen again, ever. ... It's history. No one is close enough to ever get there again," Eddings said.

TRAINERS ROOM

Pirates: CF Starling Marte missed the game with an illness. ... SS Jordy Mercer, who left Tuesday's came with left calf discomfort, did not play.

Twins: OF Robbie Grossman, on the disabled list since Aug. 6 with a right hamstring strain, will go to Triple-A Rochester on a rehab assignment. The plan is for him to DH Thursday, then play a couple of games in the outfield before being evaluated.

UP NEXT

Pirates: Face division-leading Chicago at PNC Park Thursday to begin a four-game series with RHP Ivan Nova (7-6, 4.42 ERA) scheduled to start the opener.

Twins: RHP Ervin Santana (0-1, 6.53) takes to the hill Thursday when Minnesota opens a four-game home series against Detroit.

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Updated August 15, 2018

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