Miguel Gonzalez vs Philip Hughes Tilt Ends in Minnesota 5-2 Win
|Miguel Gonzalez vs Philip Hughes Tilt Ends in Minnesota 5-2 Win|
Minnesota got a 5-2 victory over Baltimore on Sunday, with Philip Hughes earning the victory and helping Twins moneyline bettors cash out.
The Twins were a -109 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Minnesota got 6 1/3 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 3 RBIs from Kurt Suzuki in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Miguel Gonzalez worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Manny Machado in a losing cause.
Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-8 advantage in hits.
Glen Perkins pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Minnesota looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cleveland. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.