Los Angeles Downed 11-4 By Minnesota - Joel Pineiro Takes Loss
Michael Cuddyer swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 5 runs as his Twins defeated Los Angeles 11-4 at Angel Stadium.
The Twins were a -107 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 3 innings from Scott Baker, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Anthony Swarzak earned the victory, while the Twins got 5 RBIs from Michael Cuddyer in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Joel Pineiro worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Erick Aybar in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-6 advantage in hits.