Twins Fall 10-2 in Nightcap in Cleveland
The Twins lost 10-2 in Cleveland last night after winning 7-1 earlier in the day. Cody Anderson threw 7 shutout innings for Cleveland with 2 hits and 4 walks allowed. Miguel Sano and Eddie Rosario each hit solo homeruns accounting for the Twins only runs. Mike Pelfrey allowed 6 hits, 2 walks and 4 earned runs in 1 2/3 innings to take the loss for the Twins.
With the Astros winning and the Angels losing the Twins are 1 1/2 games back of Houston for the last wildcard spot in the American League. Minnesota is 1 game back of the Angels. The Twins wrap up the 4-game series at Cleveland tonight at 6:10, pregame on WJON at 5:30. The Astros have the day off and the Angels start a 4-game series with the Texas Rangers.