The playoff bound Minnesota Twins (83-76) lost to the Indians (100-59) 5-2 this afternoon in Cleveland. The Twins open a 3-game series against the Tigers tomorrow night at Target Field to close out the regular season.
The Minnesota Twins (83-75) have clinched the final American League wild card spot following last night's loss by the Los Angeles Angels to the White Sox. It's the first time the Twins have made the post-season since 2010.
The Minnesota Twins are poised to make MLB history -- becoming the first team ever to lose more than 100 games one year, and make the post-season the next. Their magic number is now just one game to clinch the final wildcard spot in the American League.
The Twins overcame a 5-0 deficit to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 13-7 Sunday to split the 4 game series at 2 games apiece. Minnesota fell behind 5-0 in the 2nd inning before Minnesota scored 7 runs in the 2nd and 6 more in the 5th.