Twins down Red Sox in rubber match
|Twins down Red Sox in rubber match|
Michael Cuddyer belted a two-run homer and drove in three runs to lead the Minnesota Twins in an 8-0 rout of the Boston Red Sox Thursday afternoon in the rubber match at Target Field.
Minnesota won this game as -125 favorites, but the eight runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.
Francisco Liriano tossed a four-hit shutout through seven innings, striking out six in the Twins victory.
Tim Wakefield was rocked for 10 hits and five earned runs over 5 1-3 innings in the loss for the Red Sox.