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Recap - Cleveland Defeats Minnesota 6-3

Minnesota dropped a 6-3 decision at Progressive Field on Wednesday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Phil Maton.

The Indians were a -105 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 9.

Phil Maton earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1.2 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jose Ramirez in the win.

Minnesota's starting pitcher Tyler Clippard worked 0.1 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jake Cave in a losing cause.

Brad Hand pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.

Cleveland heads into a battle against St. Louis. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.