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Michael Pineda Earns Win in Chicago Cubs vs Minnesota Twins Game

Minnesota grabbed a 8-1 win over Chicago on Saturday, as Michael Pineda was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.

Minnesota won as a -125 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8 were rewarded at the payout window.

Michael Pineda earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eddie Rosario in the win.

Chicago got a 1-inning outing from Rex Brothers in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 0 walks and 0 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Heyward had 3 hits in the loss for the Cubs.

Minnesota enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.