Hector Santiago vs Pedro Hernandez Battle Sees Chicago Fall 10-3
Aaron Hicks swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Twins defeated Chicago 10-3 at Target Field.
Minnesota won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Minnesota got 5 1/3 innings from Pedro Hernandez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 4 RBIs from Justin Morneau in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Hector Santiago worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alejandro De Aza in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 12-10 in the game.