Minnesota Twins defeat Cleveland Indians, 7-1

CLEVELAND - Twins pitcher Kevin Slowey grew up in Pittsburgh, about 130 miles from Cleveland's Progressive Field, so 20 family members made the drive to watch him face the Indians on Saturday night.

They should have worn scrubs and surgical masks. This was like watching a doctor perform a heart procedure.

With expert precision, Slowey dominated Cleveland for eight innings, and manager Ron Gardenhire let him push the pitch count envelope again, trying for the shutout....