Ubaldo Jimenez Earns Win in Minnesota vs Baltimore Game
Ubaldo Jimenez struck out 10 batters as Baltimore defeated Minnesota 3-0 in baseball wagering action Friday at Target Field.
The Orioles were a +102 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Ubaldo Jimenez earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco worked 9 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Brian Dozier in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 9 hits, while Minnesota only had 4.
Tommy Hunter pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.