Scott Baker Earns Win in Minnesota vs Los Angeles Game
Minnesota's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Los Angeles scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Wednesday at Target Field.
Minnesota won as a -147 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 7 1/3 innings from Scott Baker, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 1 RBI from Tsuyoshi Nishioka in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Rubby De La Rosa worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Matt Kemp in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Matt Capps who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.