Minnesota vs Oakland Recap - Twins Over Athletics 11-1
|Minnesota vs Oakland Recap - Twins Over Athletics 11-1|
Minnesota scored early and often on Thursday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 11-1 win over Oakland.
Minnesota was an underdog by +148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Nick Blackburn, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Trevor Plouffe in the win.
Oakland got a 0-inning outing from Tyson Ross in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 0 walks and 1 hit in his time on the mound, while Coco Crisp had 1 hit in the loss for the Athletics.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 16-6 in the game.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Arizona. Oakland will aim to get back on the winning track at San Francisco.