Chicago Downed 9-8 By Detroit - Sergio Santos Takes Loss
Chicago dropped a 9-8 decision at Comerica Park on Saturday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Luis Marte.
Detroit was an underdog by -104 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Detroit got 5 innings from Brad Penny, who gave up 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 2. Luis Marte earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Ryan Raburn in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Gavin Floyd worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alexei Ramirez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 15 hits, while Chicago only had 11.