Cleveland (3rd - AL Central) at Minnesota (5th - AL Central)

Matchup Details
Sun, Sep 21 - Target Field
First Pitch - 2:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Cleveland 80-74-0.3145-3035-4472-7975-79-5.97
Minnesota 66-88-7.6533-4433-4483-6677-77-13.98
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Cleveland
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
2BJ. Kipnis
Prob Sun
Hamstring
09/21/14
Kipnis has been dealing with a lingering hamstring injury but is expected to play Sunday against the Twins.1-1
$+0
2-0
RFR. Raburn
Out indefinitely
Knee
09/14/14
Raburn is dealing with a knee injury and will miss the remainder of the season.4-3
$+100
3-4
1BN. Swisher
out for season
Knee
08/20/14
Swisher is on the 15-day disabled list while he recovers from season-ending surgery to both knees.22-15
$+399
11-26
Minnesota
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
SSE. Escobar
Ques Sun
Shoulder
09/21/14
Escobar has missed the last three games with a shoulder injury and is questionable to play Sunday against the Indians.2-1
$+160
3-0
CFA. Hicks
Ques Sun
Back
09/21/14
Hicks missed Saturday's game with a stiff back and is questionable for Sunday's game against the Indians.0-0
$+0
0-0
RPG. Perkins
Out indefinitely
Elbow
09/21/14
Perkins is dealing with an elbow strain and will be shut down for the season.2-1
$+160
3-0
SPT. Milone
Out indefinitely
Neck
09/14/14
Milone has suffered a neck injury but there is a possibility he will return before the end of the season.4-2
$+292
5-1
SPM. Pelfrey
out for season
Elbow
08/21/14
Pelfrey is on the 60-day disabled list while recovering from surgery on his right elbow and will miss the remainder of the season.54-74
$-983
63-61
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Cleveland Indians continue to cling to their slim playoff hopes when they visit the Minnesota Twins for the rubber match of their three-game series on Sunday. Cleveland dropped the opener in 10 innings before posting a 7-3 victory on Saturday to climb within 3 1/2 games of Kansas City for the second American League wild-card spot. Yan Gomes went 3-for-4 with a homer and four RBIs while Mike Aviles added a two-run triple as the Indians posted their fourth win in five contests.

Minnesota Twins
 
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