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Sowers Superb, Shuts Out Twins

Jeremy Sowers zeroes in.

It isn't often when the Indians score 11 runs and the offense goes pretty much goes unnoticed. Jeremy Sowers made that happen Saturday night, allowing four puny singles in an 11-0 shutout of the Minnesota Twins at Jacobs Field. Travis Hafner hit a two-run homer, Joe Inglett and Grady Sizemore both had three hits, two runs and two RBI -- but Sowers still was the story.

"He was in command of the ballgame the whole way," said manager Eric Wedge. "The offense took advantage of opportunities, but Sowers didn't give the other team anything. He was very sharp." He did it against the hottest hitting team in baseball. The Twins had accumulated 11 or more hits in every game during an eight-game winning streak -- but didn't get a runner to second base against Cleveland's... Recommended Stories

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