The Twins won the nightcap against the Indians, 6-3. The Twins improved to 3-9 in doubleheader games this season on the strength of a four-run fourth inning in the second game against Indians starter Logan Allen (1-7).
Triston McKenzie turned in another stellar start for Cleveland, cruising through six innings of the first game of a doubleheader to lead the Indians past Minnesota 3-1 on Tuesday after a comebacker off the wrist of Twins rookie Joe Ryan sidelined one half of the pitching duel.
On Tuesday, Major League Baseball announced that former Minnesota Twins designated hitter Nelson Cruz has been named the team's nominee for the 2021 Roberto Clemente Award, baseball's most prestigious individual honor for major leaguers.
Aaron Judge hit a tying three-run homer off Alex Colomé with two outs in the eighth inning, Gary Sánchez lined a winning single in the 10th, and the New York Yankees overcame a five-run deficit to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 Monday.
The Minnesota Twins' charter flight had mechanical problems, forcing the team to change planes. Manager Rocco Baldelli said the Twins arrived at their hotel in New York for their makeup game against the Yankees at about 1:30 a.m. Monday.
John Gant pitched five solid innings to get his first win since joining Minnesota and spoil Cleveland starter Aaron Civale's return from injury, leading the Twins to a 3-0 win over the Indians on Tuesday night.
Yandy Díaz hit one of Tampa Bay's franchise record-tying six homers and drove in four runs, Wander Franco extended his on-base streak to 34 games and the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 11-4 on Saturday.