Tigers double Yankees
|Tigers double Yankees|
Justin Verlander tossed seven scoreless innings to get the win, as the Detroit Tigers upset the New York Yankees 4-2 on Monday night.
Detroit won as +130 home underdogs as the teams played under the 9.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Magglio Ordonez hit a two-run homer for the Tigers, while Placido Polanco went 2-for-4 with a run batted in for Detroit.
Nick Swisher knocked in a run for New York, as losing pitcher CC Sabathia allowed four runs over eight innings to take the loss for the Yankees.