Derek Lowe vs Casey Crosby Tilt Ends in Detroit 7-5 Win
Cleveland dropped a 7-5 decision at Comerica Park on Thursday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Casey Crosby.
Detroit won as a -119 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 5 1/3 innings from Casey Crosby, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Derek Lowe worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face St. Louis.