Liam Hendriks Tagged With Loss in Twins-Red Sox Match
Boston got 5 1/3 innings of work from Clay Buchholz en route to a 7-6 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Target Field.
Boston won as a -118 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 5 1/3 innings from Clay Buchholz, who gave up 5 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Mike Aviles in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Liam Hendriks worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alexi Casilla in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-10 advantage in hits.
Alfredo Aceves pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Boston heads into a battle against Chicago. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Kansas City.