Game Wrap - Minnesota 5-2 Victors Over Royals
Minnesota grabbed a 5-2 win over Kansas City on Friday, as Carl Pavano was credited with a win at Kauffman Stadium.
Minnesota won as a +145 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 9 innings from Carl Pavano, who gave up 2 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Denard Span in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Danny Duffy worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Billy Butler in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-9 advantage in hits.