Rays starter Jake Faria struggles in loss to Twins

Tampa Bay Rays starter Jake Faria retired just five batters and surrendered five runs -- four earned -- on seven hits and two walks vs. the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
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TWINS 6, RAYS 5

Three-time batting champion Joe Mauer doubled, drew a bases-loaded walk and scored while leading off for Minnesota.

Jake Faria, slotted as the No. 3 starter as Tampa Bay experiments with a four-man rotation, struggled in his third outing. His ERA climbed to 16.62 after retiring just five batters and surrendering five runs — four earned — on seven hits and two walks.