Detroit vs Cleveland Wrap - Detroit Wins 4-2
Doug Fister reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 13 Indians en route to a 4-2 win over Cleveland on Monday at Progressive Field.
The Tigers were a +105 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Doug Fister earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 13, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 7 innings, giving up 2 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kosuke Fukudome in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 5-4 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.