Chris Young vs Kyle Gibson Battle Sees Seattle Fall 5-4
Seattle dropped a 5-4 decision at Target Field on Friday as Minnesota legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kyle Gibson.
Minnesota was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Minnesota got 7 innings from Kyle Gibson, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Brian Dozier in the win.
Seattle got a 7-inning outing from Chris Young in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Michael Saunders had 3 hits in the loss for the Mariners.
Minnesota outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.
The game was closed out by Glen Perkins who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.