Justin Verlander vs Kevin Correia Battle Sees Pittsburgh Fall 3-2
|Justin Verlander vs Kevin Correia Battle Sees Pittsburgh Fall 3-2|
Detroit got 9 innings of work from Justin Verlander en route to a 3-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday at PNC Park.
Detroit won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 9 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Quintin Berry in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Alex Presley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 7 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 5.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Texas. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.