Oakland Falls 8-4 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Detroit needed extra innings to claim victory on Friday, scoring late against Oakland for an 8-4 final at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.
Detroit was an underdog by +124 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 6 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Brayan Villarreal earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Brennan Boesch in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Oakland outhit their counterparts 12-10 in the game.