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Twins go for back-to-back victories in Cleveland

The American League-worst Minnesota Twins have a chance to gain some momentum when the wrap up their series with the Indians Sunday afternoon. Joe Mauer and Trevor Plouffe drove in three runs to push the Twins to a 7-4 victory Saturday night. Left-hander Scott Diamond will take the mound and Cleveland will counter with right-hander Justin Masterson.
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The American League-worst Minnesota Twins have a chance to gain some momentum when the wrap up their series with the Indians Sunday afternoon. Joe Mauer and Trevor Plouffe drove in three runs to push the Twins to a 7-4 victory Saturday night. Left-hander Scott Diamond will take the mound and Cleveland will counter with right-hander Justin Masterson.

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