Indians Clinch Playoff Spot

By WISE Web Sports

Indians Clinch Playoff Spot

September 29, 2013 Updated Sep 29, 2013 at 5:49 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS -- The surging Cleveland Indians earned their first postseason berth since 2007, beating the Minnesota Twins 5 - 1 Sunday to clinch an American League wild card playoff berth. Pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez tied a career high with 13 strikeouts. Nick Swisher homered in the first inning for the Indians, who became the first major league team to win its final 10 regular - season games since the 1971 Baltimore Orioles finished with 11 straight victories.




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