Recap - Detroit Defeats Minnesota 6-0
Anibal Sanchez reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 12 Twins en route to a 6-0 win over Minnesota on Friday at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -215 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Anibal Sanchez earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 3, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Omar Infante in the win.
Minnesota got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Samuel Deduno in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 3 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Joe Mauer had 1 hit in the loss for the Twins.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-1 advantage in hits.