CLEVELAND (AP) – Shane Bieber corrected some unusual early control issues to strike out 10 and Francisco Lindor hit a two-run homer to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 4-2 win over the Minnesota Twins.
The Indians evened the three-game series at 1-1 between the AL Central rivals. Bieber allowed two runs and four hits in six innings to improve to 6-0. The Indians ended a four-game losing streak to the Twins and pulled within 1 1/2 games of the division leaders. Lindor connected in the sixth when the Indians scored three times off reliever Jorge Alcala.
Twins wrap up the series at Cleveland tonight. 6:05 p.m. first pitch on 950 KWAT.