Chicago vs Detroit Recap - Tigers Over White Sox 7-4
Detroit grabbed a 7-4 win over Chicago on Friday, as Octavio Dotel was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -129 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Octavio Dotel earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 1 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Delmon Young in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jake Peavy worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from A.J. Pierzynski in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 11-5 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.