Detroit vs Cleveland Game Final 9-4 - Anibal Sanchez Earns Win
Cleveland dropped a 9-4 decision at Progressive Field on Saturday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Anibal Sanchez.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -160 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Detroit got 5 innings from Anibal Sanchez, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Torii Hunter in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 3 1/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nick Swisher in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 13 hits, while Cleveland only had 8.