Cleveland’s Nick Swisher hit a two-run homer to help the Indians defeat the Twins 5-1 and clinch the top A-L Wild Card position. Michael Bourn and Jason Kipnis each had two hits and scored a run for Cleveland, which will host the Rays or Rangers in the AL Wild Card game on Wednesday. Cleveland ends the regular season at 92-and-70. Ubaldo Jimenez struck out 13 in six-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball. Scott Diamond allowed two earned runs and four total over six innings for the loss. Eric Fryer knocked in the only run for Minnesota, which ends the season at 66-and-96.
TWINS END SEASON WITH LOSS