Drew Smyly vs Anthony Swarzak Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 10-6

Drew Smyly vs Anthony Swarzak Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 10-6

Detroit got 5 innings of work from Drew Smyly en route to a 10-6 victory over Minnesota on Friday at Target Field.

Detroit won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Detroit got 5 innings from Drew Smyly, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.

Minnesota got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Anthony Swarzak in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Denard Span had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.

The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 16 hits, while Minnesota only had 10.