Scott Baker Earns Win in Minnesota vs San Diego Game

San Diego struck out 10 times against Scott Baker in losing 1-0 to Minnesota on Saturday at Target Field.

The Twins were a -142 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Scott Baker earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Danny Valencia in the win.

San Diego's starting pitcher Tim Stauffer worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Denorfia in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 6 hits, while San Diego only had 4.

Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.