Detroit Tigers defeat Minnesota Twins, 6-5

DETROIT - Twins pitcher Brian Duensing spent Game 1 of Tuesday's day-night doubleheader going stir crazy at the team hotel.

Since his assignment was to start Game 2, Duensing had orders to rest and relax, anything to make this extraordinary day seem like any other.

Late in Game 1, Duensing could no longer contain himself. He hopped in a cab and sped to Comerica Park, just after the Twins' botched squeeze play in the ninth inning.

"I got here just as the crowd was ...