Cleveland Indians defeat Minnesota Twins, 10-1
Nothing can suck the atmosphere out of a ballgame like a giving up a big inning to an opponent whose pitcher is the reigning Cy Young award winner.
And not even the threat of a benches-clearing incident in the middle of the game could pull this one out of Dullsville on Wednesday, as Cliff Lee and the Indians cruised to a 10-1 win at the Dome.
The intensity level shot up briefly in the fifth inning when Lee and Twins outfielder Carlos Gomez added a second chapter into...
After sounding concerned on Tuesday that Michael Cuddyer could land on the disabled list, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire was more optimistic that the outfielder wouldn't miss too many more days with a strained right index finger.
Cuddyer didn't throw or swing a bat on Wednesday, but the swelling in the finger had gone done considerably. Once the swelling is gone, Cuddyer will resume baseball-related activities.
"They tell me that once it starts [getting better] it's go...