Doug Fister vs Andy Pettitte Tilt Ends in Detroit 6-4 Win
|Doug Fister vs Andy Pettitte Tilt Ends in Detroit 6-4 Win|
New York lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 6-4 to Detroit in 12 innings.
Detroit was an underdog by +122 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Drew Smyly earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Andy Pettitte worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 15 hits, while New York only had 11.