Minnesota vs Seattle Wrap - Minnesota Wins 2-1
|Minnesota vs Seattle Wrap - Minnesota Wins 2-1|
Minnesota grabbed a 2-1 win over Seattle on Tuesday, as Francisco Liriano was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Minnesota won as a +172 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Francisco Liriano earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Michael Cuddyer in the win.
Seattle got an 8-inning outing from Felix Hernandez in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Ichiro Suzuki had 1 hit in the loss for the Mariners.
Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Seattle, they head home to face Los Angeles.