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Minnesota Twins San Diego Padres Game Ends in 5-2 Twins Victory - Recap

Minnesota got 9 innings of work from E Santana en route to a 5-2 victory over San Diego on Wednesday at PETCO Park.

Minnesota was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

E Santana earned the victory for the Twins, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eduardo Escobar in the win.

San Diego got a 6-inning outing from Luis Perdomo in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while C Spangenberg had 1 hits in the loss for the Padres.

The battle of the bats favored Minnesota as they had 7 hits, while San Diego only had 4.

Minnesota heads into a battle against Texas. San Diego, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.