Los Angeles Falls 6-3 Against Minnesota - Game Recap
Minnesota got 1 inning of work from Casey Fien en route to a 6-3 victory over Los Angeles on Monday at Target Field.
The Twins were a +154 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Casey Fien earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Trevor Plouffe in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Jered Weaver worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kole Calhoun in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 12 hits, while Minnesota only had 11.
Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act home to face Oakland looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Toronto.