Detroit vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-5 - Justin Verlander Earns Win
|Detroit vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-5 - Justin Verlander Earns Win|
Justin Verlander struck out 13 batters as Detroit defeated Pittsburgh 6-5 in baseball wagering action Monday at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -190 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 13. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Jhonny Peralta in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Francisco Liriano worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Travis Snider in a losing cause.
Jose Valverde pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.