Batting 7th, Danny Valencia was 2-4 with 1 RBI and 1 run scored against the Indians. Valencia scored the game-winning run in the 8th inning. The Twins have officially clinched a postseason berth. They haven't had a third baseman as good as Valencia since the days of Corey Koskie manning the hot corner. Could make a world of difference come October...
Batting 5th, Ike Davis was 2-4 against the Marlins.
Batting 6th, Ian Kinsler was 1-3 against the Angels.
Batting 3rd, Ryan Braun was 0-2 with 1 BB, 1 HBP, and 1 run scored against the Reds.
Sam Fuld was 0-1 against the Giants.
Craig Breslow pitched 2/3 of an inning on 1 BB and 1 K against the White Sox.