Cleveland vs Minnesota Recap - Indians Over Twins 5-0
Minnesota was unable to break through against the Cleveland pitching staff, losing 5-0 on Tuesday at Target Field.
Bettors who backed the Indians were rewarded as -132 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Derek Lowe earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 4, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Asdrubal Cabrera in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Jason Marquis worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brian Dozier in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Cleveland looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.