Detroit Downed 14-3 By New York - Rick Porcello Takes Loss
New York scored early and often on Tuesday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 14-3 win over Detroit.
Bettors who backed the Mets were rewarded as +124 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
New York got 7 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 3 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 4 RBIs from Carlos Beltran in the win.
Detroit got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Rick Porcello in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 0 walks and 11 hits in his time on the mound, while Austin Jackson had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 18 -10 advantage in hits.