Kansas City Downed 2-1 By Detroit - Aaron Crow Takes Loss
Detroit scored 1 run in the 10 to edge Kansas City 2-1 on Tuesday at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -175 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Joaquin Benoit earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Magglio Ordonez in the win.
Kansas City got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jeff Francis in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Alex Gordon had 1 hit in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 6 hits, while Kansas City only had 5.