Detroit vs Oakland Final: 3-0 - Recap
|Detroit vs Oakland Final: 3-0 - Recap|
Detroit's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Oakland scoreless in a 3-0 victory on Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
Detroit was favored by -172 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Justin Verlander earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher Guillermo Moscoso worked 6 innings, giving up 1 hit and 1 earned run while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Scott Sizemore in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 5-3 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Oakland, they head home to face Texas.