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Minnesota Drops Cleveland 2-0 - Match Report

Minnesota got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Cleveland on Thursday at Target Field.

Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as -120 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.

Minnesota got 7.2 innings from Jose Berrios, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 10. Jose Berrios earned the victory, while the Twins got 2 RBIs from Marwin Gonzalez in the win.

Cleveland got a 7-inning outing from C Kluber in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while B Miller had 1 hits in the loss for the Indians.

The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 4 hits, while Cleveland only had 2.

The game was closed out by Taylor Rogers who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.