The nine-run first was the third time in club history the Twins have scored that many in the first inning and sparked their 11th victory in the last 14 games.
Miguel Sano, playing heavier than his listed weight of 260 pounds, needs to show some dietary discipline.
The All-Star third baseman is not sure how long it will take him to recover from the injury.
Bartolo Colon became the 18th pitcher to beat all 30 MLB teams.
The Twins third baseman has a stress reaction in his left shin
Eddie Rosario's grand slam helped Bartolo Colon join an exclusive club of MLB pitchers. The nine-run first inning sent the Twins in a sweep of the Diamondbacks.
Bartolo Colon has never beaten Arizona, the only major league club he has failed to defeat during his hefty career
The risk in having home-state favorites end their careers here is wondering if the player wants to return home more because of comfort than ambition.
Jose Berrios pitched seven shutout innings to improve to 7-1 at home this season.
Chicago is rebuilding, but it has a lot of premier prospects coming up.
The Twins on Saturday beat the Diamondbacks and can sweep the three game series
The slugger had to leave the game in the fourth inning when he could not run to first base at full speed
Tim Melville, a 2008 fourth-round pick of the Royals, will be called up from Class AAA Rochester in time to pitch one the games, with fellow righthander Dillon Gee starting the other.
A look back at Saturday's game.
Three observations and two predictions.
A weekly look around the AL Central
The Twins will face former foe Zack Greinke on Saturday as they try to win the second game of this three game series at Target Field.
Byron Buxton's blazing inside-the-park home run was one of his three hits and six Twins home runs Friday night against the Diamondbacks.
Buxton's inside-the-park home run was the fastest recorded trip around the bases since MLB started keeping track.
Mitch Garver's wife was set to fly from the Twin Cities to Rochester, N.Y., this weekend. Instead, she's still here and watching her husband in the big leagues.