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Max Scherzer vs Miguel Gonzalez Battle Sees Detroit Fall 7-5

Baltimore shook off a 10-strikeout performance by Max Scherzer and still managed to post a 7-5 victory over the Tigers on Friday at Camden Yards.

Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +118 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.

Darren O'Day earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Chris Dickerson in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Max Scherzer worked 8 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andy Dirks in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 8 hits, while Baltimore only had 7.