Detroit vs Colorado Recap - Tigers Over Rockies 9-1
|Detroit vs Colorado Recap - Tigers Over Rockies 9-1|
Detroit grabbed a 9-1 win over Colorado on Sunday, as Justin Verlander was credited with a win at Coors Field.
Detroit won as a -137 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 9 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Aaron Cook worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Troy Tulowitzki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 13 hits, while Colorado only had 4.
Detroit heads into a battle against Los Angeles. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cleveland.