Detroit vs Minnesota Wrap - Detroit Wins 6-3
Detroit got a 6-3 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, with Max Scherzer earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
Detroit won as a -138 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 5 1/3 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Andy Dirks in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Carl Pavano worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Ben Revere in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 12-8 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.