Darin Downs Earns Win in Houston Astros vs Minnesota Twins Game
Houston moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 14-5 win against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as +107 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Darin Downs earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 2 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jon Singleton in the win.
Minnesota got a 3-inning outing from Samuel Deduno in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Eduardo Nunez had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-10 advantage in hits.
Houston heads into a battle against Arizona. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Toronto.