Toronto Downed 4-2 By Detroit - Marc Rzepczynski Takes Loss
Detroit grabbed a 4-2 win over Toronto on Monday, as Joaquin Benoit was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -175 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Joaquin Benoit earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Toronto got a 6-inning outing from Zach Stewart in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Bautista had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Toronto only had 8.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Pittsburgh.