Twins Defeat Indians 8-4, Tribe Drop 5 in a row


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MINNEAPOLIS--For only the second time since 2016, the Indians have lost five straight games including this one against the Twins 8-4 on Saturday night.

Zach Plesac (3-2) gave up seven runs against the high-power Twins offense in seven innings. The Indians however was within one run in the eighth inning when this happened:

Rookie RHP Triston McKenzie (2-0, 2.57) will make the start Sunday afternoon against RHP Michael Pineda (1-0, 2.77). Coverage begins Sunday afternoon at 1:05pm with the Ken Ganley Kia Tribe Insider with Greg Brinda. First Pitch at 2:10pm on Newsradio WTAM 1100AM/106.9FM and the free iHeartRadio App.

Dennis Manaloff will host Xtra Innings/End Zone show after Indians/Twins and Browns/Ravens.