Twins edge Tigers in opener
|Twins edge Tigers in opener|
Orlando Cabrera's RBI single and Delmon Young's sacrifice fly in the top of the 10th inning was the difference, as the Minnesota Twins trimmed the Detroit Tigers 3-2 in the first game of their day-night doubleheader on Tuesday.
Minnesota cashed as +110 road underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 9-run total set by oddsmakers.
Denard Span was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for the Twins, as Jon Rauch picked up the win in relief of starter Nick Blackburn for Minnesota.
Curtis Granderson went 2-for-5 with a homer for Detroit, while Brandon Lyon was tagged with the loss after allowing the go-ahead runs in the top of the 10th inning.