Minnesota vs Houston Final: 6-4 - Recap
|Minnesota vs Houston Final: 6-4 - Recap|
Houston dropped a 6-4 decision at Target Field on Saturday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brian Duensing.
Minnesota won as a -156 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brian Duensing earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Brian Dozier in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Robbie Grossman in a losing cause.
Houston outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.