J.A. Happ vs Justin Verlander Tilt Ends in Detroit 3-2 Win
Justin Verlander struck out 12 batters as Detroit defeated Toronto 3-2 in baseball wagering action Thursday at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -280 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 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 12. Joaquin Benoit earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Brennan Boesch in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher J.A. Happ worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Rajai Davis in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track at Baltimore.