Detroit Drops Toronto 7-6 - Match Report
Toronto dropped a 7-6 decision at Rogers Centre on Tuesday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Alberto Alburquerque.
The Tigers were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Alberto Alburquerque earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Toronto got a 1 2/3-inning outing from Chien-Ming Wang in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Bautista had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 12-7 in the game.
Joaquin Benoit pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.