Liriano, Twins shut out Tigers
|Liriano, Twins shut out Tigers|
Francisco Liriano threw eight scoreless innings to earn the victory, as the Minnesota Twins blanked the Detroit Tigers 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Minnesota won as +100 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8.5-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Jon Rauch pitched the ninth inning to get the save for the Twins, who won despite managing only five hits in the win.
Johnny Damon was 2-for-4 for Detroit, while Justin Verlander was handed the loss after allowing no earned runs over 5 2-3 innings for the Tigers.