Baltimore Drops Detroit 9-5 - Match Report
Baltimore grabbed a 9-5 win over Detroit on Thursday, as Jim Johnson was credited with a win at Camden Yards.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -128 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Baltimore got 4 2/3 innings from Chris Tillman, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. Jim Johnson earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Adam Jones in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Brad Penny worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Austin Jackson in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Kansas City.