LaTroy Hawkins Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Angels Match

LaTroy Hawkins Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Angels Match

Los Angeles dropped an 8-6 decision at Comerica Park on Monday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Octavio Dotel.

Detroit was favored by -121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.

Detroit got 5 2/3 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 5 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Octavio Dotel earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.

Los Angeles got a 6-inning outing from Ervin Santana in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Torii Hunter had 4 hits in the loss for the Angels.

Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.