Twins: Brian Dozier homered to left off Cleveland starter Carlos Carrasco. Joe Mauer grounded out to catcher Yan Gomes. Josh Willingham doubled to center. Chris Colabello grounded out to short, Willingham advanced to third. Trevor Plouffe walked. Jason Kubel singled to right, scoring Willingham and advancing Plouffe to third. Josmil Pinto singled to right, scoring Plouffe.
Twins 3, Chicago 0
Twins: Colabello was hit by a pitch. Trevor Plouffe doubled to center, scoring Colabello. Jason Kubel struck out. Plouffe advanced to third on a passed ball. Pinto grounded out to short. With Aaron Hicks at the plate, Plouffe scored on a passed ball.
Twins 5, Chicago 0
Cleveland: Lonnie Chisenhall doubled to right off Twins starter Kyle Gibson. Nyjer Morgan walked.
Nick Swisher grounded into a double play, Chisenhall advanced to third and Morgan was out at second. With Jason Kipnis at the plate, Chisenhall scored on a wild pitch.
Twins 5, Chicago 1
Twins: Mauer hit a one-out single to left off reliever Vinnie Pestano. Willingham struck out. Colabello singled to right, Mauer advanced to third. With Plouffe at the plate, Mauer scored and Colabello advanced to second on a wild pitch. Plouffe walked. Kubel singled to right, scoring Colabello.
Cleveland: Reliever Glen Perkins walked Carlos Santana. Michael Brantley singled to center, Santana advanced to third. Asdrubal Cabrera doubled to center, scoring Santana. Ryan Raburn struck out. Gomes hit a sacrifice fly to center, scoring Brantley.
Twins 7, Chicago 3
TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.
Dozier 2b 4 1 1 1 0 2 .182