Twins Win Second Shutout, Swat Three More Homers
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Miguel Sanó hit a pair of homers and Kenta Maeda pitched six scoreless innings in his home debut for Minnesota as the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-0 on Saturday.
Eddie Rosario added a solo homer for Minnesota. Maeda (2-0) retired 13 of the first 14 batters he faced and didn’t allow a hit until Bradley Zimmer beat out a weak ground ball to second base in the fifth inning. Carlos Carrasco (1-1) gave up six hits in six innings for Cleveland but was done in by three solo home runs from the Twins.
The Twins wrap up the Cleveland series Sunday. Coverage begins at noon on News-Talk 1340 KROC AM/96.9FM.