Minnesota Falls 8-2 Against Cleveland - Game Recap
Minnesota dropped an 8-2 decision at Progressive Field on Saturday as Cleveland legged out a win behind winning pitcher Zach Putnam.
The Indians were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Zach Putnam earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Shelley Duncan in the win.
Minnesota got a 5-inning outing from Brian Duensing in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Trevor Plouffe had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.