Minnesota Falls 4-2 to Detroit - Recap
Detroit got 6 2/3 innings of work from Rick Porcello en route to a 4-2 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -143 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Minnesota got a 6-inning outing from Scott Baker in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Denard Span had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 2 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Kansas City.