Asdrubal Cabrera and Michael Brantley each had big days at the plate and the Indians easily took down the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Thursday.
Cabrera had his best game of the season and went 4-for-5 with a home run, two doubles and three RBI. Brantley was 3-for-5 with his team-leading sixth home run and three RBI. Mike Aviles also had a three-hit game.
Justin Masterson improved to 2-1 this season, throwing 6 1/3 innings and allowing four runs, two earned, while striking out seven.
The Indians improve to 16-19 and the Twins fall to 15-18.