Max Scherzer Earns Win in Detroit vs Chicago Game
Detroit got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 3-0 victory over Chicago on Saturday at Comerica Park.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -260 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 7 2/3 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 1 RBI from Torii Hunter in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from John Danks in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Alejandro De Aza had 1 hit in the loss for the White Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 6 hits, while Chicago only had 4.
The game was closed out by Joaquin Benoit who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.