Minnesota vs Texas Final: 3-2 - Recap
Yu Darvish struck out 11 Minnesota batters, but it wasn't enough as the Twins defeated Texas 3-2 in MLB action Friday.
Minnesota was an underdog by +305 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Liam Hendriks earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Chris Herrmann in the win.
Texas got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Yu Darvish in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Kinsler had 1 hit in the loss for the Rangers.
Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.