Brayan Villarreal Earns Win in Cincinnati vs Detroit Game
Detroit got 1 inning of work from Brayan Villarreal en route to a 3-2 victory over Cincinnati on Saturday at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -156 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Brayan Villarreal earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 2, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Heisey in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.