MINNEAPOLIS — Logan Morrison came through with a big hit for the injury-decimated Minnesota Twins lineup. Morrison’s two-run single gave Minnesota’s offense a much-needed lift, and four relievers worked 3 1/3 scoreless innings in a 3-1 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. The Twins salvaged the final game of the series, snapping a three-game skid with a roster missing four of its expected starters when spring training began. Joe Mauer was placed on the disabled
Jake Odorizzi and the Minnesota Twins pitched their way out of a rough slide. Odorizzi worked into the seventh inning, Mitch Garver homered and the Twins snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday. The 28-year-old Odorizzi (2-2), who was acquired in an offseason trade with Tampa Bay, gave up one run and five hits. He had dropped each of his last two starts, allowing nine runs in 9q innings. “It’s a tough stretch, definitely.