Opening Day of the Major League Baseball season on Thursday saw the Minnesota Twins new skipper Rocco Baldelli get his first win as manager.

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According to Twins beat writer Do-Hyoung Park, Minnesota was led by a sterling start from their budding ace and a timely two-run double by Marwin Gonzalez. The Twins sent an early message to the Cleveland Indians with a 2-0 victory on Thursday.

Starter Jose Berrios was red-hot in his first start of the season working 7 and 2/3 innings striking out ten Cleveland batters in the shutout win.

The series continues Saturday at Target field when Jake Odorizzi will throw the first pitch at 1:10 PM. He’ll be facing Trevor Bauer for the defending American League Central champion Indians. Twins baseball is on Information 1000 KSOO.