Ricky Nolasco vs Justin Masterson Tilt Ends in Minnesota 10-7 Win
Minnesota moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 10-7 win against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as +170 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Minnesota got 4 innings from Ricky Nolasco, who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 1. Anthony Swarzak earned the victory, while the Twins got 4 RBIs from Chris Colabello in the win.
Cleveland got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Justin Masterson in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while David Murphy had 4 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Cleveland enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-9 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Cleveland will aim to get back on the winning track vs San Diego.