Doug Fister Earns Win in Detroit vs Atlanta Game
Detroit grabbed an 8-3 win over Atlanta on Sunday, as Doug Fister was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Doug Fister, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Austin Jackson in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Johnson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 9 hits, while Atlanta only had 6.
Detroit heads into a battle against Minnesota. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.