Pittsburgh Falls 4-3 to Detroit - Recap
Max Scherzer struck out 15 batters as Detroit defeated Pittsburgh 4-3 in baseball wagering action Sunday at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 15. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Clint Barmes in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joaquin Benoit who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face New York.