Detroit Drops Oakland 8-3 - Match Report
Oakland dropped an 8-3 decision at Comerica Park on Tuesday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Rick Porcello.
The Tigers were a -138 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Detroit got 6 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Guillermo Moscoso worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Cliff Pennington in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Oakland only had 11.