Baltimore Minnesota Game Ends in 2-1 Orioles Victory - Recap
|Baltimore Minnesota Game Ends in 2-1 Orioles Victory - Recap|
Francisco Liriano struck out 10 Baltimore batters, but it wasn't enough as the Orioles defeated Minnesota 2-1 in MLB action Wednesday.
The Orioles were a +150 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Tommy Hunter earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adam Jones in the win.
Minnesota got a 6-inning outing from Francisco Liriano in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Willingham had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 8 hits, while Baltimore only had 5.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.