Chicago vs Detroit Wrap - Detroit Wins 3-0
Detroit got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over Chicago on Sunday at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -119 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher John Danks worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Juan Pierre in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 9 hits, while Chicago only had 5.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.