Game Wrap - Minnesota 4-3 Victors Over Tigers
Minnesota grabbed a 4-3 win over Detroit on Thursday, as P.J. Walters was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Minnesota won as a +190 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
P.J. Walters earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Justin Morneau in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Doug Fister worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Andy Dirks in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.
Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track vs Pittsburgh.