Detroit Tops New York 7-2 - Recap
Justin Verlander struck out 14 batters as Detroit defeated New York 7-2 in baseball wagering action Monday at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -181 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 14. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Ivan Nova worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 11 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Eric Chavez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 13 hits, while New York only had 8.