Cleveland Indians defeat Minnesota Twins, 2-1

CLEVELAND - The words weren't spoken viciously or angrily, but the Twins took a few subtle digs at one another Thursday afternoon after their 2-1 loss to Cleveland at Progressive Field.

Justin Morneau called Alexi Casilla's second-inning strikeout the difference in the game. Casilla pointed to a bad call by the umpire early in that at-bat.

Manager Ron Gardenhire described failed at-bats by Casilla and Mike Redmond as fundamental lapses. Redmond cited some numbers, ex...