Detroit vs Tampa Bay Game Final 6-3 - Max Scherzer Earns Win
Detroit used a 2-HR day from Miguel Cabrera on Friday at Tropicana Field as the Tigers defeated Tampa Bay 6-3 in baseball action.
The Tigers were a -133 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Alex Colome worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Wil Myers in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 8 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 5.
Joaquin Benoit pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.