Twins rout Brewers, 12-2, behind Kenta Maeda

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Minnesota Twins jumped to an early lead and routed the Milwaukee Brewers, 12-2.

Byron Buxton hit two solo home runs and Miguel Sanó added another as the Twins jumped to an early lead.

Minnesota starter Kenta Maeda allowed two runs in 6 2/3 innings. The Twins led 12-0 before Milwaukee pushed across its two runs in the sixth inning on a single by Luis Urías.

The victory gave the AL Central-leading Twins a 2-1 series win over the Brewers. Milwaukee dropped to 2-6 at home.