Tigers nip Rays; avoid sweep
|Tigers nip Rays; avoid sweep|
Ryan Raburn belted a two-run homer to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday, avoiding a three-game sweep at Comerica Park.
The Tigers won the contest as a -110 pick'em, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Justin Verlander scattered six hits and one run over six innings for the win, while Jose Valverde closed out the ninth for his 22nd save.
Matt Garza allowed seven hits and three earned runs over 5 2-3 innings in the loss.