Twins pound Rangers

Twins pound Rangers

Jim Thome launched two homers and drove in four runs to power the Minnesota Twins to a 12-4 win over the Texas Rangers Saturday at Target Field.

The Twins won this contest as -115 favorites, and the 16 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.

Matt Tolbert hit two triples, driving in five runs for the Twins. Carl Pavano went eight innings for the win, allowing eight hits and three earned runs.

Colby Lewis surrendered nine runs off eight hits in just 3 2-3 innings in the loss.