Minnesota Tops Kansas City 10-7 - Recap
Minnesota got 5 innings of work from Cole De Vries en route to a 10-7 victory over Kansas City on Monday at Kauffman Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +130 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Minnesota got 5 innings from Cole De Vries, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Will Smith worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Mike Moustakas in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Kansas City only had 8.
The game was closed out by Matt Capps who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.