Minnesota Drops New York 4-1 - Match Report
New York wasted a 10-effort from Philip Hughes and fell 4-1 on Saturday against Minnesota at Yankee Stadium.
Minnesota was an underdog by +137 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Samuel Deduno, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Pedro Florimon in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Philip Hughes worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
New York outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.