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Minnesota Twins' Jordan Schafer loses his helmet as he is tagged out by Cleveland Indians shortstop Mike Aviles, right, during a steal-attempt in the seventh inning of a game, Thursday in Minneapolis. The Twins won 4-1. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber tosses the ball as Minnesota Twins first baseman Kennys Vargas, left, rounds the vases on a solo home run in the fourth inning of a game, Thursday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Cleveland Indians pitcher Corey Kluber throws against the Minnesota Twins in the first inning of a game, Thursday in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
CLEVELAND: Indians manager Terry Francona often says momentum in baseball is only up to the next day’s opposing starting pitcher. And on Wednesday, the Indians faced a brick wall in the form of Stephen Strasburg and lost to the Washington Nationals 4-1.