30 Players: AL Central's Young Stars Ready To Take Next StepByron Buxton, Francisco Mejia, Michael Kopech can make mark in a division with a couple of rebuilding teams.
Indians In 1st Place After Crushing Twins TwiceThe Cleveland Indians have had the Twins right where they wanted them for this pivotal midseason series.
Slumping Twins Lose 8-1 To Kluber, IndiansThe Minnesota Twins are losing valuable ground in the standings. Phil Hughes lasted just three innings and Minnesota managed just three hits in an 8-1 loss to Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.
Indians' Kluber Loses No-Hit Bid In 7th On Mauer SingleCleveland Indians star Corey Kluber has lost his no-hit bid in the seventh inning on a two-out single by Joe Mauer of the Minnesota Twins.
Twins Shut Down After Dozier's Homer In 8-2 Loss To IndiansDanny Salazar retired 21 straight batters after allowing a home run to start the game, and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 8-2 on Sunday.
Pesky Twins Trip Indians 4-3 Minnesota starter Trevor May overcame being bombarded by tiny insects on the mound.
Vargas, Twins Avert Sweep With 4-1 Win vs Indians Kennys Vargas homered and sparked rallies with two other hits, leading the Minnesota Twins past Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Thursday.
Twins Shut Out On 6 Hits In Loss To Indians Rookie T.J. House threw shutout ball into the sixth inning, combining with four relievers to pitch the Cleveland Indians past the Minnesota Twins 5-0 Wednesday night.
Gomes, Holt Rally Indians In 7-5 Win Over TwinsYan Gomes had three hits including a home run, rookie pinch-hitter Tyler Holt hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Tuesday night.
Twins Fade Fast In 7-2 Loss To Indians Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning, two batters after Yan Gomes connected for a solo shot, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 home-opening win over the Minnesota Twins on Friday.
Mahnomen Wins 2nd Class 1A ChampionshipMahnomen started fast and never looked back Saturday en route to its second straight state title. Quarterback Tom Pavek rushed for 179 yards and two scores and caught a touchdown pass to lead the Indians past Dawson-Boyd 46-13 in the Class 1A Championship game — the school's eighth championship overall.
Chris Perez Loses Role As Indians' Closer Former All-Star reliever Chris Perez has lost his job as the Cleveland Indians' closer.
Indians Hold Off Twins In 9th, Keep Wild-Card Lead Reliever Joe Smith struck out pinch-hitter Oswaldo Arcia to stop a ninth-inning rally and the Cleveland Indians won their seventh straight game, holding off the Minnesota Twins 6-5 Thursday night to keep their edge in the AL wild-card race.
Twins Relish Spoiler Role, Beat Indians 5-1 The Twins aren't going anywhere in October except home. Until then, they intend to ruin some other team's plans for the fall.
Masterson, Brantley Lead Indians Past Twins 7-1 Justin Masterson took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, Michael Brantley hit a bases-loaded triple and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-1 on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.