Detroit vs Los Angeles Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 5-1
Detroit dropped a 5-1 decision at Angel Stadium on Monday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joel Pineiro.
The Angels were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Los Angeles got 7 innings from Joel Pineiro, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 1 RBI from Erick Aybar in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Charlie Furbush worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jhonny Peralta in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 9 hits, while Detroit only had 5.