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Russ Canzler hit his first major league homer and reliever David Huff won his first game this season and the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6 on Friday night. Minnesota built an early 4-0 lead on Indians starter Jeanmar Gomez before Canzler and Huff (1-0) - who both spent most of the year in Triple-A Columbus before being called up this month - lifted Cleveland to its fourth win in six games. Canzler went 3 for 4 with a walk and three RBIs - the first RBIs of his major league career - and Huff retired all 10 batters he faced after relieving Gomez in the fourth. Twins starter Liam Hendriks couldn't hold onto a four-run lead for the second straight game and remained winless in 16 career starts. Josh Willingham hit a two-run double and Justin Morneau added a sac fly in the third to give Hendriks a 4-0 lead. But Canzler started the rally with a two-run homer in the fourth. Then in the fifth, Shin-Soo Choo added an RBI single and Canzler drove in Jason Kipnis on a...
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