Twins sink Pirates
|Twins sink Pirates|
Johan Santana pitched seven strong innings, allowing one run on five hits Sunday, as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-2.
The Twins were a –188 favorite in the game. The 10 runs scored were OVER the posted over/under total (8).
Justin Morneau drove in a pair of runs for Minnesota and Torii Hunter smacked a solo shot.
Jason Bay delivered a solo home run for Pittsburgh.
Oliver Perez was tagged with the loss after allowing four runs (one was earned) on five hits over seven 2-3 innings.