Indians send Perkins to early shower, avoid sweep
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Aaron Laffey pitched into the seventh inning and rookie Tony Sipp came up with two big strikeouts, helping the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 4-2 on Sunday and avoid a three-game sweep.
Laffey (2-0) allowed two runs and five hits in 6Zc innings. Laffey, who began the year at Triple-A Columbus, has been the Indians' most consistent starter. He has a 2.41 ERA in three starts since being recalled on April 15.
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