Tigers maul Angels

Tigers maul Angels

Justin Verlander allowed only one run on three hits while striking out seven over 8 1-3 innings Sunday, as the Detroit Tigers defeated the Los Angeles Angels 5-1.

The Tigers were a -115 favorite in the game and the six runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (8).

Austin Jackson was 3-5 with an RBI for Detroit and Alex Avila was 2-3 with two runs scored.

Erick Aybar drove in the Angels’ only run and Jered Weaver allowed four runs on seven hits in 4 2-3 innings.