(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Twins managed just two runs off Stephen Strasburg in a 6-2 loss to the Nationals at Target Field. Martin Perez permitted five runs in five frames as he fell to 10-and-7 with the loss. Jorge Polanco hit a two-run homer for the Twins, who now lead the Indians by just four games for first place in the AL Central. The rubber match of the three-game series is tonight.