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USA TODAY Sports Cleveland first baseman Nick Swisher tosses his bat after hitting a two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins in the sixth inning Friday at Progressive Field in Cleveland.

Tribe knocks off Twins

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By Mike Berardino

St. Paul Pioneer Press

CLEVELAND — For Mike Pelfrey, what happened to him Friday evening felt like “a kick in the stomach.”


Perfect through four innings and still firing a one-hit shutout through five, the Twins right-hander fell into a stunning downward spiral that was all too familiar.

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