Cleveland Snaps Twins Win Streak
The Twins lost 1-0 at Cleveland against the Indians Tuesday night. The loss snaps a 5-game win streak for the Twins. Carlos Carrasco threw 8 1/3 innings with 3 hits allowed to get the win and improve to 5-3. Chris Perez recorded the final 2 outs to get the save. Francisco Liriano came off the disabled list for the Twins and threw 5 innings with 3 hits and 1 unearned run allowed to take the loss. A Delmon Young error in left field allowed a run to score. Young and Luke Hughes were each 1-3 for Minnesota. The Twins are 22-38 and are 12 1/2 games back of Cleveland for first place in the American League Central. Minnesota and Cleveland wrapup the 3-game series in Cleveland today at 11:05am, pregame on WJON at 10:35. Righthander Carl Pavano (3-5) toes the rubber for the Twins and righthander Justin Masterson (5-4) toes the rubber for the Indians.