Oakland Falls 5-4 to Detroit - Recap
Detroit grabbed a 5-4 win over Oakland on Sunday, as Alberto Alburquerque was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -153 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Doug Fister, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. Alberto Alburquerque earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Delmon Young in the win.
Oakland got a 6-inning outing from Tom Milone in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Yoenis Cespedes had 2 hits in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 11 hits, while Oakland only had 9.