Worth noting

Josmil Pinto went 2-for-3 against the Royals on Friday night -- his first multi-hit game this season. It was Pinto's ninth multi-hit game in his career.

• The Twins were shut out on Friday for the first time since Sept. 25 of last season vs. the Tigers.

Robert Falkoff is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.