Detroit vs Chicago Game Final 5-4 - Justin Verlander Earns Win
Detroit got 8 innings of work from Justin Verlander en route to a 5-4 victory over Chicago on Tuesday at U.S. Cellular Field.
Detroit was favored by -143 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Jake Peavy in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Paul Konerko had 2 hits in the loss for the White Sox.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.