Los Angeles Minnesota Game Ends in 6-4 Twins Victory - Recap
Minnesota grabbed a 6-4 win over Los Angeles on Tuesday, as Brian Duensing was credited with a win at Target Field.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Brian Duensing earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Luke Hughes in the win.
Los Angeles got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Ted Lilly in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Andre Ethier had 2 hits in the loss for the Dodgers.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 10 hits, while Los Angeles only had 7.
The game was closed out by Matt Capps who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.