Recap - Baltimore Defeats Minnesota 3-1
|Recap - Baltimore Defeats Minnesota 3-1|
Baltimore got 8 innings of work from Jason Hammel en route to a 3-1 victory over Minnesota on Sunday at Camden Yards.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Baltimore got 8 innings from Jason Hammel, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 2 RBIs from Wilson Betemit in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Anthony Swarzak worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Justin Morneau in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 6-2 in the game.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Los Angeles.