Recap - Detroit Defeats Minnesota 8-4
Detroit grabbed an 8-4 win over Minnesota on Friday, as Brad Penny was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -165 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 5 hits, while striking out 1. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Minnesota got a 4-inning outing from Kevin Slowey in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Ben Revere had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 9 hits, while Minnesota only had 6.