Colorado Falls 5-0 to Detroit - Recap
Max Scherzer reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 12 Rockies en route to a 5-0 win over Colorado on Sunday at Comerica Park.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -179 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 12. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Ramon Santiago in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie worked 3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marco Scutaro in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.