Detroit Drops Atlanta 7-4 - Match Report
Atlanta dropped a 7-4 decision at Comerica Park on Saturday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Rick Porcello.
Detroit was favored by -107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 6 1/3 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Omar Infante in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Kris Medlen worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Freddie Freeman in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 13-7 in the game.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.