Max Scherzer vs Scott Feldman Battle Sees Texas Fall 6-2
Detroit grabbed a 6-2 win over Texas on Friday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Rangers Ballpark.
Detroit was an underdog by +121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 2, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Scott Feldman worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Young in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.