Minnesota Texas Game Ends in 4-2 Twins Victory - Recap
|Minnesota Texas Game Ends in 4-2 Twins Victory - Recap|
Minnesota got 7 innings of work from Kevin Correia en route to a 4-2 victory over Texas on Sunday at Rangers Ballpark.
Minnesota won as a +188 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Kevin Correia, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 1 RBI from Alex Presley in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Travis Blackley worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Leonys Martin in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 12 hits, while Texas only had 7.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. Texas will aim to get back on the winning track at Oakland.