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Luis Avilan vs Michael Pineda Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2

New York grabbed a 3-2 win over Minnesota on Tuesday, as Luis Avilan was credited with a win at Target Field.

Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +155 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.

Luis Avilan earned the victory for the Mets, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Robinson Cano in the win.

Minnesota got a 6-inning outing from Michael Pineda in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Eddie Rosario had 2 hits in the loss for the Twins.

Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 8-7 advantage in hits.

Edwin Diaz pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.