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Jake Peavy vs Justin Verlander Tilt Ends in Detroit 4-2 Win

Detroit got a 4-2 victory over Chicago on Friday, with Justin Verlander earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.

Detroit won as a -169 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.

Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alejandro De Aza in a losing cause.

Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.

Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.