Detroit Downed 4-1 By Minnesota - Brad Penny Takes Loss

Detroit Downed 4-1 By Minnesota - Brad Penny Takes Loss

Minnesota got a 4-1 victory over Detroit on Saturday, with Scott Baker earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.

Minnesota won as a -126 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Minnesota got 5 innings from Scott Baker, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Brad Penny worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Miguel Cabrera in a losing cause.

Detroit outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.

The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.