Jason Kipnis, Cleveland
Hitting leadoff, the second baseman was 4-for-5 with two homers and four RBI, raising his batting average from .155 to .197.
BY THE NUMBERS
9 Career leadoff home runs for Kipnis.
5-1 The Twins’ record over their past six series.
.429 Batting average of lefthanded hitters vs. Twins lefthander Hector Santiago.
After a day off, the Twins begin interleague play by playing host to Colorado and bench coach Mike Redmond.
La VELLE E. NEAL III