Minnesota Falls 7-6 Against Kansas City - Game Recap
Minnesota dropped a 7-6 decision at Target Field on Friday as Kansas City legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jose Mijares.
The Royals were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Kansas City got 4 innings from Everett Teaford, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. Jose Mijares earned the victory, while the Royals got 3 RBIs from Billy Butler in the win.
Minnesota got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Carl Pavano in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Denard Span had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Kansas City only had 10.
Jonathan Broxton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.