Minnesota vs Boston Final: 6-4 - Recap
|Minnesota vs Boston Final: 6-4 - Recap|
Minnesota got 1/3 innings of work from Alex Burnett en route to a 6-4 victory over Boston on Saturday at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +184 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Cole De Vries, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. Alex Burnett earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Joe Mauer in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Clay Buchholz worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Pedro Ciriaco in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Boston only had 6.
Jared Burton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.