Detroit vs Chicago Final: 8-4 - Recap
Detroit grabbed an 8-4 win over Chicago on Wednesday, as Rick Porcello was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Detroit was an underdog by +103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 9 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Brennan Boesch in the win.
Chicago got a 6-inning outing from Matt Garza in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Alfonso Soriano had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-11 advantage in hits.