Minnesota vs Chicago Game Final 10-9 - Caleb Thielbar Earns Win
|Minnesota vs Chicago Game Final 10-9 - Caleb Thielbar Earns Win|
Chris Colabello drove in 6 runs as his Twins defeated Chicago 10-9 at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Twins were a +122 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Caleb Thielbar earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 6 RBIs from Chris Colabello in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jose Quintana worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Tyler Flowers in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 13 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
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.