Minnesota Downed 6-1 By Detroit - Mike Pelfrey Takes Loss
Detroit grabbed a 6-1 win over Minnesota on Sunday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -260 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 6 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Avisail Garcia in the win.
Minnesota got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Mike Pelfrey in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jamey Carroll had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-3 advantage in hits.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Minnesota will aim to get back on the winning track at Milwaukee.