Recap - Toronto Defeats Minnesota 6-2
Toronto got a 6-2 victory over Minnesota on Thursday, with Henderson Alvarez earning the victory and helping Blue Jays moneyline bettors cash out.
The Blue Jays were a -155 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Henderson Alvarez earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Minnesota got a 4-inning outing from Jason Marquis in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Erik Komatsu had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Toronto outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.