Recap - Minnesota Defeats Chicago 4-1
|Recap - Minnesota Defeats Chicago 4-1|
Minnesota got a 4-1 victory over Chicago on Monday, with Francisco Liriano earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
Minnesota was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Francisco Liriano, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 1 RBI from Joe Mauer in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 innings, giving up 10 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Rios in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 14-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jared Burton who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.