Brian Duensing Tagged With Loss in Twins-Tigers Match
Detroit grabbed an 8-2 win over Minnesota on Friday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Target Field.
Detroit won as a -108 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 4 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Brian Duensing worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexi Casilla in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 13 hits, while Minnesota only had 7.