Boston Falls 7-5 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Detroit grabbed a 7-5 win over Boston on Sunday, as Joaquin Benoit was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -170 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Detroit got 5 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. Joaquin Benoit earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Prince Fielder in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Felix Doubront worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 12-8 in the game.
Detroit looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Boston will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.