Detroit vs Philadelphia Final: 2-1 - Recap
Detroit got 8 innings of work from Doug Fister en route to a 2-1 victory over Philadelphia on Friday at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Detroit got 8 innings from Doug Fister, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Alex Avila in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cole Hamels worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Michael Young in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 6 hits, while Philadelphia 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.