Brian Duensing vs Brandon McCarthy Tilt Ends in Minnesota 7-2 Win

Brian Duensing vs Brandon McCarthy Tilt Ends in Minnesota 7-2 Win

Minnesota got a 7-2 victory over Oakland on Monday, with Brian Duensing earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.

Minnesota won as a +170 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Minnesota got 6 innings from Brian Duensing, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Darin Mastroianni in the win.

Oakland got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Brandon McCarthy in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Derek Norris had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.

Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-6 advantage in hits.