Kansas City vs Minnesota Recap - Twins Over Royals 4-3
Minnesota moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 4-3 win against the Kansas City Royals at Target Field.
Minnesota won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 6 1/3 innings from Brian Duensing, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Jim Thome in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Felipe Paulino worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head home to face Chicago.