Rick Porcello allowed one hit in seven innings, Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi homered, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-2 Thursday to avoid a series sweep.
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The Twins' Eduardo Escobar was diagnosed with a bruised right elbow after being struck by a pitch from Boston's Rick Porcello in the first inning of Thursday's game.
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