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MINNEAPOLIS -- The wind gusts at Target Field had the ball flying out to left field on Thursday night, a rare evening that made the big ballpark feel more like the "Homerdome" the Minnesota Twins used to call home. Cheap MLB Jerseys Authentic. After a 10-game losing streak earlier this month, the Twins will take all the help they can get to keep the good times rolling. Joe Mauer had two hits, two RBIs and one of Minnesotas four home runs to help the Twins beat the slumping Milwaukee Brewers 8-6 on Thursday night. Chris Parmelee, Brian Dozier and Ryan Doumit also went deep to back P.J. Walters (2-0), who gave up four runs on 10 hits in six innings. The Twins have won four in a row and five of their last six after that miserable losing skid. "Its a totally different vibe, Im going to be honest with you," Dozier said. Kyle Lohse (1-6) gave up six runs on eight hits in 4 2-3 innings against his former team. Logan Schafer drove in three runs and finished a homer shy of the cycle for the Brewers, who have lost a season-high six straight games. Jared Burton picked up his second save and the Twins showed a rare power surge after entering the night with just 42 homers, good for second fewest in the American League. Lohse was making his first career start against Minnesota, where he began his career in 2001. He was a fiery 22-year-old when he broke into the big leagues, and he spent five and a half eventful seasons with the Twins. He once took a baseball bat to manager Ron Gardenhires office door at the Metrodome after a disagreement. He was traded to Cincinnati in 2006 and put together some very good seasons in St. Louis, including going 16-3 with a 2.86 ERA last year. He signed a three-year, $33 million deal with the Brewers a week before the opener and only got one spring training start before the season. Lohse pitched pretty well early, but received just over two runs of support per game in his first nine starts. He missed his previous turn in the rotation due to irritation in his right elbow, and definitely did not look comfortable in his return to the mound. "Guys were swinging pretty good and the ball was jumping pretty decent," Gardenhire said. "It was flying around pretty good." Parmelee hit a solo homer in the third inning to get the Twins on the board, and they broke the game open with three long balls in the fourth. Dozier and Mauer started the inning with the first back-to-back homers for the Twins this season and Doumit added a two-run shot to make it 5-0. "Its a series we gave up a lot of home runs, and it killed us," Brewers manager Ron Roenicke said. "We didnt swing the bats well except for today, but the home runs really hurt." Walters gave the Twins struggling rotation its second straight quality start, striking out four to help lighten an overworked bullpens load. Schafer tripled with the bases loaded in the sixth to get the Brewers on the board, and they picked up another in the seventh on a sacrifice fly from Ryan Braun to make it 6-4. But Josh Roenicke, the nephew of Ron Roenicke, struck out Aramis Ramirez and then got a nice diving stop from shortstop Pedro Florimon on a grounder up the middle by Yuniesky Betancourt to strand three runners. The Twins wore uniforms from the 1948 St. Paul Saints, while the Brewers modeled 1948 Milwaukee Braves duds. Ron Roenicke is no fan of the recent craze on wearing throwbacks. "Im not a good person to ask those questions about the uniforms," Roenicke said before the game. "Once in a while is fine, but no. Theres too much of it." NOTES: The last time the Twins had three homers in an inning was Aug. 6, 2012, when Josh Willingham, Justin Morneau and Doumit went deep. ... Ron Roenicke gave struggling OF Norichika Aoki the day off. The plan is to have him back in the lineup on Friday. ... The Twins will open a three-game series against Seattle on Friday night, with RHP Mike Pelfrey (3-5, 6.85) facing RHP Hisashi Iwakuma (5-1, 2.35). ... The Brewers head to Philadelphia, where RHP Yovani Gallardo (3.5, 4.79) will face LHP Cole Hamels (1-8, 4.43). Nike MLB Jerseys Autographed. There are surprises among the Vezina candidates, but most of the others are standard top-tier performers, even if the two Hart Trophy runners-ups have never been quite as good as they have been through the first half of the season. Discount Nike MLB Jerseys. -- Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis was charged Thursday with driving while intoxicated, a day after he was suspended for an NFL substance-abuse policy violation. -- Matt Kuchar and Harris English ran away with the Franklin Templeton Shootout, shooting a 14-under 58 on Sunday in the final-round scramble to break the tournament course record. TOKYO -- Former major leaguer Warren Cromartie has welcomed the return of baseball to the Olympics but says he doesnt see players from Major League Baseball taking part in the 2020 Tokyo Games.One of the most popular foreigners to play in Japan, Cromartie spent seven seasons with the Tokyo Yomiuri Giants from 1984-90 after nine seasons in Major League Baseball with the Montreal Expos.Baseball is part of Japanese culture, it has to be in the Olympics, Cromartie said. It should be there, Im a big supporter of baseball in Japan.The IOC approved the return of baseball and softball to the Olympics in 2020 on Wednesday along with four other sports.Baseball and softball have been off the Olympic program since the 2008 Beijing Games.While the pro leagues in Japan and some other countries have agreed to suspend their seasons to allow their players to go to the Olympics, MLB has not.The head of the World Baseball Softball Confederation, Riccardo Fraccari, says he will continue negotiating with MLLB to send their players to the Olympics but Cromartie doesnt see that happening. Nike MLB Jerseys From China. .In my view its not going to happen, Cromartie said. Unfortunately, with the way things are done now with the financials, the contracts, television. its a difficult thing to do right now for MLB to pull their players out at that time.The Tokyo Games run from July 24-Aug. 9 and MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred has said the dates of are not ideal.In 2008, only those not on 25-man big league rosters as of late June were allowed to compete in the Beijing Games.Cuba won gold medals in 1992, 1996 and 2004, the U.S. in 2000 and South Korea in 2008.Cromartie is in Japan as part of an MLB tour to the northeastern part of the country that was devastated by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. He is also part of the group that is attempting to bring a Major League team back to Montreal. 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