Detroit Tops Cleveland 4-2 - Recap
|Detroit Tops Cleveland 4-2 - Recap|
Cleveland lost in extra innings on Monday, falling 4-2 to Detroit in 10 innings.
The Tigers were a -154 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Max Scherzer, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. Drew Smyly earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Scott Kazmir worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Nick Swisher in a losing cause.
Cleveland outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.
Joaquin Benoit pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head home to face Toronto.