Colby Lewis Tagged With Loss in Twins-Rangers Match
Minnesota grabbed an 8-1 win over Texas on Saturday, as Scott Baker was credited with a win at Target Field.
Minnesota won as a +125 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Scott Baker earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Colby Lewis worked 1 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ian Kinsler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Texas only had 5.