October 7, 2015


Carmona struggles in loss to Twins

CLEVELAND – For the first time this season, Fausto Carmona looked like the pitcher he was the past two years. That was bad news for him and the Indians, and great news for the Minnesota Twins.

Carmona sputtered early and Cleveland’s offense followed suit. That was all the Central Division-leading Twins needed to take the series opener, 9-3, Friday night at Progressive Field.

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Award-winning sportswriter Chris Assenheimer has covered the Indians since 1997. Prior to that, he also covered Ohio State football and basketball. He's a graduate of (Bay Village) Bay High School and The Ohio State University, and can be reached at 329-7137 or CAssenheimer@chroniclet.com. Like him on Facebook and follow him on Twitter.