Minnesota vs Tampa Bay Final: 9-7 - Recap
|Minnesota vs Tampa Bay Final: 9-7 - Recap|
Minnesota moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 9-7 win against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
The Twins were a +148 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 6 innings from Ricky Nolasco, who gave up 6 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Kurt Suzuki in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 4-inning outing from Erik Bedard in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 5 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Zobrist had 3 hits in the loss for the Rays.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 13-12 in the game.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. Tampa Bay will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.