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Santana, Gibson lead Twins past Astros

Minneapolis, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Danny Santana went 4-for-5 with five RBI to guide the Minnesota Twins to an 8-0 victory over the Houston Astros in the middle tilt of a three-game set at Target Field on Saturday.

Kyle Gibson (5-5) was just as impressive, firing seven scoreless innings of three-hit ball with a season-high five strikeouts to notch just his second win in nine starts.

Josh Willingham and Chris Parmelee each drove in a run for the Twins, who snapped a two-game losing skid.

Houston starter Scott Feldman (3-4) lasted just 1 2/3 innings, allowing three unearned runs on one hit with two walks.

Dexter Fowler accounted for two of the five hits for Houston, which had its two-game winning streak come to an end.

06/07 17:46:49 ET

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