Cleveland Falls 3-2 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Cleveland lost in extra innings on Wednesday, falling 3-2 to Minnesota in 10 innings.
Minnesota was an underdog by +151 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Carl Pavano, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 3. Matt Capps earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Ben Revere in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 8 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Brantley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 11 hits, while Cleveland only had 10.
Phillip Dumatrait pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.