Tigers roar past Twins
The Detroit Tigers exploded for seven runs over two innings in a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins Friday night in the series-opener at Comerica Park.
Detroit won the game as -140 favorites, and the 10 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Magglio Ordonez went 3-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored for the Tigers. Justin Verlander tossed the win for the Tigers, allowing eight hits and two runs over his 5 1-3 innings.
Francisco Liriano surrendered six hits and seven runs over 12-3 innings in the loss.