Despite Dozier's blast, Twins fall to Boston in 11
Stephen Drew doubled in the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning, and the Boston Red Sox rallied past the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Monday night to stop season-high, three-game losing streak.
Drew also homered for the Red Sox. Dustin Pedroia hit a solo shot in the eighth for a 5-4 lead, but Joel Hanrahan gave up Brian Dozier's homer in the ninth. Clayton Mortensen (1-2) earned the win with 2 1-3 innings of scoreless relief.
Jared Burton (0-1) retired his first two batters in the 11th, then gave up a swinging bunt single to Jarrod Saltalamacchia when the pitcher's throw pulled first baseman Justin Morneau off the bag.
Will Middlebrooks singled, and Drew hit a line drive to the base of the Green Monster in left-center. Vance Worley gave up nine hits and three runs in 5 innings of work for the Twins.