GAME RECAP

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Trevor Plouffe, Twins

The third baseman was 3-for-4 with two doubles and one RBI.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

42 consecutive games Joe Mauer has reached base, tying the club record

65 plate appearances between home runs by Brian Dozier, who hit a very rare opposite-field shot in the fourth inning.

135 hits for Plouffe this season, establishing a career high.

 

ON DECK

Twins righthander Kyle Gibson has not given up a home run since Aug. 17, a span of seven starts and 178 batters. He will face Indians righthander Cody Anderson. First pitch is at 7:10 p.m.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III