Ricky Romero vs Scott Diamond Tilt Ends in Minnesota 4-3 Win
|Ricky Romero vs Scott Diamond Tilt Ends in Minnesota 4-3 Win|
Toronto dropped a 4-3 decision at Target Field on Sunday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Scott Diamond.
The Twins were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Scott Diamond, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Ryan Doumit in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Ricky Romero worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Edwin Encarnacion in a losing cause.
Matt Capps pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Tampa Bay.