Twins upset Athletics
Craig Monroe went 3-for-4 with a homer and three runs batted in to lead the Minnesota Twins past the Oakland Athletics 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Minnesota cashed as +110 road underdogs as the game played over the 8-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Juan Rincon got the win in relief of starter Livan Hernandez, while Mike Lamb was 3-for-4 with a RBI for the Twins.
Emil Brown smacked a two-run shot for Oakland, as Joe Blanton gave up four runs over 7 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Athletics.