New York Falls 6-5 to Detroit - Recap
Detroit moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the New York Yankees at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -102 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Detroit got 6 2/3 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Philip Hughes worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Nick Swisher in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-11 advantage in hits.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 3 hits in his outing.