Twins Fall To Indians Wednesday
The Twins fell 4-3 to the Indians Wednesday night in Cleveland. The Indians won the game on a Mike Aviles single in the bottom of the ninth inning.
Ricky Nolasco contributed his second straight quality start for the Twins, lasting six innings while allowing three runs on six hits with nine strikeouts against one walk. Jared Burton and Brian Duensing each threw a scoreless inning of relief before Casey Fien allowed the walk-off hit with two outs in the ninth.
Brian Dozier knocked in a pair of runs, and rookie Danny Santana registered the Twins’ other run batted in in the loss.
The Twins fall to 15-17 with the loss and will wrap up their four game series in Cleveland this morning, with first pitch at Progressive Field scheduled for 11:05 AM on WJON.