Recap - Minnesota Defeats Tampa Bay 6-4
|Recap - Minnesota Defeats Tampa Bay 6-4|
Tampa Bay dropped a 6-4 decision at Target Field on Sunday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Casey Fien.
The Twins were a +200 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Casey Fien earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Josmil Pinto in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ben Zobrist in a losing cause.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Tampa Bay, they head home to face Texas.