Twins 12, Tigers 4
MINNEAPOLIS — Kennys Vargas drove in a career-high five runs, Joe Mauer had three RBIs and Yohan Pino won his first start in more than a month for the Twins. Vargas had two doubles and a sacrifice fly. The rookie has 22 RBIs in his first 21 major-league games since making his debut Aug. 1. Minnesota scored seven off starter Buck Farmer, who lasted 11/3 innings and ran his ERA to 15.63 in his second career start.