Max Scherzer vs Jason Vargas Battle Sees Seattle Fall 8-3
Detroit grabbed an 8-3 win over Seattle on Monday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Safeco Field.
Detroit won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 6 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Jason Vargas worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Milton Bradley in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.