Boston Falls 3-2 to Detroit - Recap
|Boston Falls 3-2 to Detroit - Recap|
Detroit got a 3-2 victory over Boston on Thursday, with Jose Valverde earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Tigers were a -142 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 7. Jose Valverde earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Ryan Sweeney had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 10 hits, while Boston only had 5.