Texas Falls 8-1 to Detroit - Recap
Once the Tigers bats started making contact, it turned into a long game for Texas pitchers as Detroit earned an 8-1 win on Tuesday at Rangers Ballpark.
Detroit won as a +113 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 6 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Austin Jackson in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Matt Harrison worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from David Murphy in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 20 hits, while Texas only had 8.