Cincinnati Falls 4-3 to Minnesota - Recap
|Cincinnati Falls 4-3 to Minnesota - Recap|
Minnesota grabbed a 4-3 win over Cincinnati on Sunday, as Scott Diamond was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
Minnesota won as a +136 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 8 innings from Scott Diamond, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 8 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wilson Valdez in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jared Burton who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.