Recap - Detroit Defeats Baltimore 7-3
|Recap - Detroit Defeats Baltimore 7-3|
Alex Avila drove in 5 runs as his Tigers defeated Baltimore 7-3 at Camden Yards.
Detroit won as a -138 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 5 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Baltimore got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Bradley Bergesen in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Vladimir Guerrero had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Baltimore only had 4.