Danny Duffy Tagged With Loss in Royals-Tigers Match
Detroit got a 3-1 victory over Kansas City on Thursday, with Max Scherzer earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
Detroit won as a -119 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Raburn in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Danny Duffy in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Jeff Francoeur had 2 hits in the loss for the Royals.
The battle of the bats favored Kansas City as they had 8 hits, while Detroit only had 6.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.