Detroit vs Minnesota Recap - Twins Over Tigers 5-3

Detroit vs Minnesota Recap - Twins Over Tigers 5-3

Minnesota grabbed a 5-3 win over Detroit on Saturday, as Philip Hughes was credited with a win at Target Field.

Minnesota won as a +132 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Philip Hughes earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Trevor Plouffe in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Anibal Sanchez worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 0 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Torii Hunter in a losing cause.

Detroit outhit their counterparts 8-4 in the game.

Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.