Anthony Swarzak vs Max Scherzer Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2
|Anthony Swarzak vs Max Scherzer Battle Sees Minnesota Fall 3-2|
Detroit got a 3-2 victory over Minnesota on Saturday, with Alberto Alburquerque earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Tigers were a -215 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Alberto Alburquerque earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Victor Martinez in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Anthony Swarzak worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joe Mauer in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.