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Gibson goes in opener at Cleveland

Matchup of AL Central's top teams has little impact on race outcome

August 28, 2018 - 5:11 am

Here are the pitching matchups for the Twins' three-game series against the Cleveland Indians, starting Tuesday night at Progressive Field:

Tuesday: Kyle Gibson (7-10, 3.63) vs. Carlos Carrasco (15-7, 3.55), 6:10 p.m.

Wednesday: Kohl Stewart (0-1, 6.94) vs. Adam Plutko (4-4, 5.09), 6:10 p.m.

Thursday: Jake Odorizzi (5-8, 4.38) vs. Mike Clevenger (9-7, 3.30), 12:10 p.m.

The Indians have been in first place in the AL Central every day since April 21st, while the Twins remain in second place, a season-high 13 games behind.