Cleveland Downed 8-7 By Minnesota - Vinnie Pestano Takes Loss
Minnesota used a 2-HR day from Justin Morneau on Sunday at Target Field as the Twins defeated Cleveland 8-7 in baseball action.
Minnesota won as a -116 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 3 innings from Esmerling Vasquez, who gave up 4 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 2. Brian Duensing earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Justin Morneau in the win.
Cleveland got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Corey Kluber in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Santana had 3 hits in the loss for the Indians.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.