Game Wrap - Minnesota 13-5 Victors Over Rockies
Colorado pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Brian Dozier and it cost them dearly in a 13-5 loss on Sunday at Coors Field.
Minnesota was an underdog by +121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Philip Hughes earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 10 hits and 5 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Brian Dozier in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Brett Anderson worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Nolan Arenado in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 18 hits, while Colorado only had 13.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.