Chicago Falls 6-3 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Minnesota got a 6-3 victory over Chicago on Sunday, with Anthony Swarzak earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +144 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Anthony Swarzak earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Michael Cuddyer in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Juan Pierre in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 13-8 in the game.
Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Detroit.