Carlos Carrasco Tagged With Loss in Indians-Twins Match
Cleveland dropped a 7-3 decision at Progressive Field on Saturday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle Gibson.
Minnesota was an underdog by +155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Minnesota got 5 innings from Kyle Gibson, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Jason Kubel in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nyjer Morgan in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.