Philip Hughes vs Yordano Ventura Tilt Ends in Minnesota 8-3 Win
|Philip Hughes vs Yordano Ventura Tilt Ends in Minnesota 8-3 Win|
Minnesota got an 8-3 victory over Kansas City on Sunday, with Philip Hughes earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
The Twins were a +161 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 6 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Trevor Plouffe in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Yordano Ventura worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Norichika Aoki in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-11 advantage in hits.
Next game, Minnesota takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head on the road to face Cleveland.