Justin Masterson Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Indians Match
Justin Verlander struck out 12 batters as Detroit defeated Cleveland 4-0 in baseball wagering action Tuesday at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -174 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 9 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 12. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Andy Dirks in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Justin Masterson worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Carlos Santana in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 11 hits, while Cleveland only had 2.