The Baltimore Orioles beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Wednesday night for their second straight win following a 14-game skid.
Baltimore has won two straight for the first time since April 30 and May 1 at Oakland.
Ryan Jeffers homered and had an RBI triple after being called up from Triple-A St. Paul earlier in the day for the Twins.
Minnesota starter Randy Dobnak (1-5) made his third straight start filling in for Kenta Maeda, who is out with a right adductor strain. Dobnak allowed three runs and eight hits with three strikeouts and two walks over 5 2/3 innings.
TRAINER’S ROOM Twins: C Mitch Garver had surgery after going to a local hospital with a severe groin contusion Sunday night, manager Rocco Baldelli. “This is about as painful a situation as you can ever see,” Baldelli said. Garver is out indefinitely. ... OF Rob Refsnyder went on the seven-day injured list with a concussion (retroactive to June 1) after crashing into the center-field wall Monday afternoon. OF Gilberto Celestino made his MLB debut in center. J.A. Happ (3-2, 5.24 ERA) will start the series opener Thursday in Kansas City on the fan AM 730 KWOA. Happ led the Twins to a 6-5 victory over the Royals in his last start Saturday at Target Field, earning the win after allowing two runs on three hits over five innings.