Game Wrap - Detroit 6-5 Victors Over White Sox
Detroit scored 1 run in the 10 to edge Chicago 6-5 on Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Tigers were a +103 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Detroit got 6 innings from Brad Penny, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 3. Phil Coke earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Dylan Axelrod worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 11 hits, while Chicago only had 9.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at Kansas City.