Twins score on balk to edge Brewers

Updated: August 8, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS — The Twins overcame a three-run deficit with the help of a four-hit game from Jorge Polanco and a run-scoring balk in the seventh inning in a 5-4 win over the Brewers on Monday night at Target Field.

The Twins have won back-to-back games for the first time since July 7 and sit 2 1/2 games back of the Royals and Rays for the second American League Wild Card spot. The Brewers fell to 1 1/2 games behind the National League Central-leading Cubs after Chicago beat the Giants.

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