Jarrod Parker vs Cole De Vries Battle Sees Oakland Fall 3-2
Minnesota got a 3-2 victory over Oakland on Tuesday, with Glen Perkins earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
Minnesota won as a -102 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Glen Perkins earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Josh Willingham in the win.
Oakland got a 6-inning outing from Jarrod Parker in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 4 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Coco Crisp had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.