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Jared Burton Earns Win in Minnesota vs Chicago Game

Minnesota got 1 inning of work from Jared Burton en route to a 7-5 victory over Chicago on Tuesday at Target Field.

Minnesota was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

Jared Burton earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Joe Mauer in the win.

Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Dylan Axelrod in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 4 hits in the loss for the White Sox.

Minnesota outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.

The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.