Detroit vs Cleveland Wrap - Detroit Wins 4-0
Detroit's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Cleveland scoreless in a 4-0 victory on Friday at Progressive Field.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -200 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Austin Jackson in the win.
Cleveland got a 5-inning outing from Corey Kluber in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Lonnie Chisenhall had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.