The rain dripped off the brim of his cap as Phil Hughes walked off the mound.
An hour-plus delay meant the last start of his first season for Minnesota was over. That half-million-dollar bonus stayed one out away. He still earned a nice prize: the major league record for strikeout-to-walk ratio.
Kyle Gibson matched a career high with eight strikeouts, Chris Parmelee hit a two-run single after entering the game for an injured Joe Mauer, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 on Tuesday night.
On Thursday, the Los Angeles Dodgers did something they haven't done since 2009 and that is punch their ticket to the postseason. They did so by defeating their division rival Arizona Diamondbacks on the D-backs home field, clinching the NL West Title...