The Twins headed home Tuesday, hopeful their offense — and a couple of their key hitters — are showing signs of breaking out.

Josh Willingham blasted a three-run homer and Brian Dozier added a two-run shot as the Twins pulled away to a 6-4 victory over the Brewers at Miller Park. The Twins hit staff ace Yovani Gallardo like no other team has this season, leading to a season-high six earned runs as well as his shortest appearance of the season, five innings.

Willingham heads to Target Field with a seven-game hitting streak, during which he’s slugged four home runs with 10 RBI. The Twins have gone 3-1 in the past four games in which he has homered. Willingham is showing signs of being “Hammer” again, which would be a big boost to the Twins’ offense.

Willingham battled injuries throughout the 2013 season, eventually requiring in-season knee surgery. He batted a career-low .208 with 14 homers and 48 RBI.

He got off on the wrong foot this season when he was hit by a pitch during the first week of the season, suffering a small fracture in his left wrist and missing 41 games.

“Our concern was that he was swinging good when he started the season,” Twins manager Ron Gardenhire said. “You never know after you break a bone how it is going to come back. He’s come back, he’s on the baseball and I still think his legs are underneath him. He doesn’t have the knee problems and that has allowed him to do what he needs to do to get the bat head out.”

Willingham said he only felt as good as he does now in spurts last season.