Detroit Tops Houston 9-0 - Recap
|Detroit Tops Houston 9-0 - Recap|
Houston was unable to break through against the Detroit pitching staff, losing 9-0 on Sunday at Minute Maid Park.
Detroit won as a -270 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got 7 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 9. earned the victory, while the Tigers got 4 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Philip Humber worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out in the loss. They got 1 hit from Robbie Grossman in a losing cause.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-4 advantage in hits.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.