Holliday, Athletics outlast Twins

Holliday, Athletics outlast Twins

Matt Holliday was 4-for-5 with two homers and six runs batted in to lead the Oakland Athletics over the Minnesota Twins 14-13 on Monday night.

Oakland cashed as +115 home underdogs as the game played OVER the 9-run total posted by oddsmakers.

Jack Cust went 3-for-4 with a solo dinger and two RBIs for the Athletics, while Craig Breslow picked up the win in relief of starter Gio Gonzalez for Oakland.

Justin Morneau was 3-for-5 with two big flies and seven RBIs for Minnesota, as Jose Mijares was handed the loss after coming into the game for Twins starter Nick Blackburn.