Los Angeles Falls 12-2 to Detroit - Recap
Detroit scored early and often on Friday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 12-2 win over Los Angeles.
Detroit was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 4 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Los Angeles got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Tyler Chatwood in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Maicer Izturis had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 15 hits, while Los Angeles only had 5.