Boston Downed 6-1 By Minnesota - Takes Loss
|Boston Downed 6-1 By Minnesota - Takes Loss|
Minnesota grabbed a 6-1 win over Boston on Tuesday, as was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +164 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Scott Diamond, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 2. earned the victory, while the Twins got 1 RBI from Joe Mauer in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 8 hits, while Boston only had 4.