Brad Penny vs Jo-Jo Reyes Tilt Ends in Detroit 5-2 Win
|Brad Penny vs Jo-Jo Reyes Tilt Ends in Detroit 5-2 Win|
Detroit grabbed a 5-2 win over Toronto on Sunday, as Brad Penny was credited with a win at Rogers Centre.
The Tigers were a -106 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Brad Penny earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Austin Jackson in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Jo-Jo Reyes worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 11 hits, while Toronto only had 7.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.