Minnesota vs Detroit Final: 4-3 - Recap

Minnesota vs Detroit Final: 4-3 - Recap

Justin Verlander struck out 12 Minnesota batters, but it wasn't enough as the Twins defeated Detroit 4-3 in MLB action Monday.

The Twins were a +185 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Minnesota got 6 innings from Mike Pelfrey, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Anthony Swarzak earned the victory, while the Twins got 1 RBI from Brian Dozier in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Justin Verlander worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 14 hits, while Detroit only had 10.