Justin Verlander vs Jason Hammel Tilt Ends in Detroit 10-3 Win
|Justin Verlander vs Jason Hammel Tilt Ends in Detroit 10-3 Win|
J.J. Hardy swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs but it wasn't enough as Tigers defeated Baltimore 10-3 at Camden Yards.
The Tigers were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Justin Verlander earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Jason Hammel worked 3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nate McLouth in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Baltimore only had 9.