Game Wrap - Detroit 6-2 Victors Over Twins

Game Wrap - Detroit 6-2 Victors Over Twins

Detroit moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.

The Tigers were a -162 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.

Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.

Minnesota's starting pitcher Carl Pavano worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joe Mauer in a losing cause.

Detroit outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.