Justin Verlander Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Yankees Match
New York got a 5-1 victory over Detroit on Sunday, with Philip Hughes earning the victory and helping Yankees moneyline bettors cash out.
New York won as a +163 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
New York got 9 innings from Philip Hughes, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Yankees got 1 RBI from Derek Jeter in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Justin Verlander worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jhonny Peralta in a losing cause.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-4 advantage in hits.
Next game, New York takes its act home to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Cleveland.