Detroit vs Minnesota Wrap - Minnesota Wins 3-2
Minnesota grabbed a 3-2 win over Detroit on Wednesday, as Glen Perkins was credited with a win at Target Field.
Minnesota was an underdog by +139 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Glen Perkins earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eduardo Escobar in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 5 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 7 hits, while Minnesota only had 5.