Oakland Falls 3-0 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Phil Coke led Detroit to a shutout performance against Oakland 3-0 on Thursday at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
The Tigers were a +145 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Phil Coke earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Ryan Raburn in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez worked 6 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Conor Jackson in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 4-3 in the game.
The game was closed out by Jose Valverde who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.