Tigers blank Yankees in opener
|Tigers blank Yankees in opener|
Rick Porcello pitched seven scoreless innings as the Detroit Tigers shut down the New York Yankees 2-0 in the opener of a day-night doubleheader Wednesday.
The Tigers won the game as +125 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (10).
Magglio Ordonez and Brennan Boesch drove in the Tigers runs, while Jose Valverde closed out the ninth for the save.
Javier Vazquez surrendered five hits and two runs over seven innings in a losing effort for the Yankees.