Twins Lose 5-4 To Cleveland
The Twins lost 5-4 at home to Cleveland Monday night. Shin Soo Choo hit an RBI single off Matt Capps to score the go-ahead run in the 9th inning after Minnesota scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 8th inning to tie the game at 4. Ryan Doumit hit a 2-run homerun and Josh Willingham had a RBI double in the 8th. Carl Pavano threw 6 innings with 4 earned runs but didn’t figure in the final decision.
The Twins are 10-25 and will host Cleveland again today at 12:10, pregame on WJON at 11:40. Righthander Jason Marquis (2-2) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Derek Lowe (5-1) toes the rubber for the Indians.