Mauer, Twins edge Indians
|Mauer, Twins edge Indians|
Joe Mauer went 3-for-3 with a two-run blast and three runs batted in to lead the Minnesota Twins over the Cleveland Indians 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Minnesota won as -155 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 9.5-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Denard Span was 2-for-3 with an RBI for the Twins, while winning pitcher Kevin Slowey gave up two runs over 6 2-3 innings for Minnesota.
Kelly Stoppach drove in two runs for Cleveland, as David Huff allowed four runs over five innings to take the loss for the Indians.