Max Scherzer vs Luis Mendoza Tilt Ends in Detroit 1-0 Win
Kansas City couldn't get its offense rolling against Luis Marte in a 1-0 loss to Detroit in baseball action on Wednesday.
Detroit was an underdog by -104 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 4 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 3. Luis Marte earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Luis Mendoza worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alcides Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 7 hits, while Kansas City only had 6.
The game was closed out by Luke Putkonen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.