Garrett Richards Tagged With Loss in Tigers-Angels Match
Los Angeles dropped a 5-3 decision at Comerica Park on Saturday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Octavio Dotel.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Detroit got 6 innings from Drew Smyly, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. Octavio Dotel earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.
Los Angeles got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Dan Haren in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Howie Kendrick had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 14-6 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.