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USA TODAY Sports Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Phil Hughes (45) pitches in the first against the Cleveland Indians at Target Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Hughes wins 14th, Twins beat Indians


MINNEAPOLIS — With 13 victories entering the day, Minnesota Twins right-hander Phil Hughes has established himself as the best pitcher on the team.

A performance like the one against the Cleveland Indians on Thursday is what makes him a true ace.

Hughes pitched seven innings of one-run ball against one of the best pitchers in baseball this season, backstopping the Twins to a 4-1 win over the Indians at Target Field.

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