Tigers rip apart Nationals

Tigers rip apart Nationals

Brennan Boesch belted a three-run homer and drove in four runs to power the Detroit Tigers to an 8-3 rout of the Washington Nationals Wednesday night at Comerica Park.

The Tigers won the game as -215 favorites, and the 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.

Justin Verlander fanned 11 batters over eight innings and improved to 8-4 with the win.

Livan Hernandez was tagged with the loss, giving up eight runs off seven hits over his 6 2-3 innings for the Nationals.