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Recap - Minnesota Defeats Chicago 14-4

It wasn't going to be a low-scoring affair and Minnesota made sure they came out on the winning end on Tuesday, grabbing a 14-4 victory over Chicago at Target Field.

Bettors who backed the Twins were rewarded as -250 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.

Michael Pineda earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Max Kepler in the win.

Chicago got a 0.1-inning outing from Hector Santiago in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Tim Anderson had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.

Minnesota outhit their counterparts 14-6 in the game.