Detroit vs Oakland Game Final 3-1 - Doug Fister Earns Win
|Detroit vs Oakland Game Final 3-1 - Doug Fister Earns Win|
Oakland dropped a 3-1 decision at O.co Coliseum on Friday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Doug Fister.
Detroit won as a -133 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 8 innings from Doug Fister, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Don Kelly in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 9 hits, while Oakland only had 4.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.