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Michael Pineda Earns Win in Chicago White Sox vs Minnesota Twins Game

Chicago pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Max Kepler and it cost them dearly in a 10-3 loss on Saturday at Guaranteed Rate Field.

Minnesota won as a -142 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Michael Pineda earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Nelson Cruz in the win.

Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Ivan Nova in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Leury Garcia had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.

Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-7 advantage in hits.