Minnesota Drops New York 9-4 - Match Report
|Minnesota Drops New York 9-4 - Match Report|
New York dropped a 9-4 decision at Target Field on Saturday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Francisco Liriano.
Minnesota won as a +129 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Francisco Liriano earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ben Revere in the win.
New York's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Eduardo Nunez in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-7 advantage in hits.