Detroit Downed 4-3 By San Francisco - Phil Coke Takes Loss
The battle wasn't settled until inning No 10 as Detroit was handed a 4-3 defeat against San Francisco on Sunday at Comerica Park.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as +130 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Santiago Casilla earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Max Scherzer worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Delmon Young in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.