Twins stymie Tigers

Twins stymie Tigers

Joe Mauer was 2-for-3 with a two-run homer, as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Detroit Tigers 6-2 on Tuesday night.

Minnesota cashed as +100 home underdogs as the game played UNDER the 9-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Joe Crede also had a two-run dinger for the Twins, while winning pitcher Kevin Slowey allowed only one run over six innings for Minnesota.

Jeff Larish and Ramon Santiago each hit solo big flies for Detroit, as Armando Galarraga was tagged for five runs over 5 2-3 innings to take the defeat for the Tigers.