Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Recap - Twins Over Tigers 2-0
|Detroit Tigers vs Minnesota Twins Recap - Twins Over Tigers 2-0|
Minnesota didn't allow Detroit to get on track at the plate, mowing them down for a 2-0 shutout win and a trip to the pay window for bettors on Friday.
The Twins were a +146 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Kyle Gibson, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. Kyle Gibson earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Eduardo Escobar in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Drew Smyly worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Avila in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 6-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.