Brad Penny vs David Price Tilt Ends in Detroit 2-1 Win
|Brad Penny vs David Price Tilt Ends in Detroit 2-1 Win|
Detroit got a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday, with Brad Penny earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
The Tigers were a +182 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Detroit got 6 1/3 innings from Brad Penny, who gave up 1 earned run on 8 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Alex Avila in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 8 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Desmond Jennings in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.
Phil Coke pitched the final 2 innings for the save. He struck out 5 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.