Minnesota Tops Cleveland 4-3 - Recap
|Minnesota Tops Cleveland 4-3 - Recap|
Minnesota got 7 innings of work from Carl Pavano en route to a 4-3 victory over Cleveland on Sunday at Target Field.
The Twins were a -129 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Carl Pavano, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Jason Kubel in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Travis Hafner in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 10 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.
Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Kansas City.