Chicago vs Minnesota Recap - Twins Over White Sox 8-4
Minnesota moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of an 8-4 win against the Chicago White Sox at Target Field.
The Twins were a -122 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 5 1/3 innings from Scott Diamond, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Brian Dozier in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher John Danks worked 5 innings, giving up 12 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 15 hits, while Chicago only had 10.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cleveland. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas City.