game 1 SCORECARD

FIRST INNING

Twins: Joe Mauer hit a one-out homer to center off Cleveland starter Carlos Carrasco.

Twins 1, Cleveland 0

FOURTH INNING

Twins: Mauer doubled to center. Miguel Sano singled to left, Mauer advanced to third. Trevor Plouffe singled to left, scoring Mauer and advancing Sano to second. Eddie Rosario walked, loading the bases. Torii Hunter doubled to left, scoring Sano, Plouffe and Rosario.

Twins 5, Cleveland 0

SEVENTH INNING

Twins: Eduardo Nunez doubled to center off reliever Gavin Floyd. Kurt Suzuki struck out. Byron Buxton singled to right, scoring Nunez.

Twins 6, Cleveland 0

Cleveland: Jerry Sands singled to center off reliever Blaine Boyer. Jesus Aguilar singled to center, Sands went to second. Mike Aviles popped out to third. Jason Kipnis singled to right, scoring Sands.

Twins 6, Cleveland 1

NINTH INNING

Twins: Buxton homered to center off reliever Shawn Armstrong.

Twins 7, Cleveland 1

TWINS AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Dozier 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 .239

Mauer 1b 5 2 2 1 0 1 .267

Sano dh 4 1 1 0 1 1 .275

Plouffe 3b 4 1 1 1 0 2 .245

Rosario lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 .270

Hunter rf 4 0 1 3 0 2 .242

Hicks rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258

Nunez ss 3 1 2 0 1 0 .281

Suzuki c 4 0 0 0 0 3 .242

Buxton cf 4 1 2 2 0 1 .216

Totals 36 7 10 7 3 12

Cleveland AB R H BI BB SO Avg.

Kipnis 2b 4 0 3 1 0 0 .305

Ramirez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 .218

Lindor ss 3 0 2 0 1 0 .322

C.Santana dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 .227

Gomes c 4 0 1 0 0 3 .229

Almonte cf 3 0 0 0 1 2 .248

Sands rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 .224

Aguilar 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 .231

Aviles lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 .232

Totals 34 1 8 1 2 10

Twins 100 400 101 — 7 10 0

Cleveland 000 000 100 — 1 8 0

LOB—Twins 5, Cleveland 8. 2B—Mauer (33), Tor.Hunter (22), Nunez (14), Kipnis (42). HR—Mauer (10), off Carrasco; Buxton (2), off Armstrong. RBI—Mauer (66), Plouffe (85), Hunter 3 (80), Buxton 2 (6), Kipnis (52). SB—Nunez (8), Lindor 2 (11). DP—Twins 1.

TWINS IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Gibson W, 11-11 6 4 0 0 2 9 104 3.84

Boyer 1/3 3 1 1 0 0 12 2.38

Cotts 2/3 0 0 0 0 0 7 3.95

Fien 1 1 0 0 0 1 15 3.55

Tonkin 1 0 0 0 0 0 10 3.80

CLEVELAND IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA

Carrasco L, 14-12 3 5 5 5 2 5 63 3.63

Webb 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 3.20

Floyd 3 2 1 1 0 1 43 2.70

Lee 1 2 0 0 1 3 28 5.40

Armstrong 1 1 1 1 0 3 16 2.25

Inherited runners-scored—Cotts 2-0, R.Webb 2-0. Umpires—Home, Alan Porter; First, Chad Whitson; Second, Brian O'Nora; Third, Mark Ripperger. T—3:05. A—0 (36,856).