Twins get past Cubs
Joe Mauer homered and drove in three runs on Friday afternoon to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 7-4 win over the Chicago Cubs.
The Twins were winners as +120 road underdogs in this interleague contest, while the combined score went OVER the posted total (8.5).
Jason Kubel also homered for Minnesota in the win, while starter Kevin Slowey gave up three earned runs over six innings of work.
Milton Bradley and Derrek Lee each drove in two runs in the loss for the Cubs.