Philip Humber Tagged With Loss in White Sox-Twins Match
Minnesota got a 6-2 victory over Chicago on Thursday, with Carl Pavano earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +136 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Carl Pavano earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ben Revere in the win.
Chicago got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Philip Humber in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 11 hits in his time on the mound, while Juan Pierre had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 13-6 in the game.