Luke Hochevar Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Royals Match
Detroit grabbed a 3-1 win over Kansas City on Friday, as Justin Verlander was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -182 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Luke Hochevar in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Melky Cabrera had 1 hit in the loss for the Royals.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 7-3 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.