Detroit Minnesota Game Ends in 4-2 Tigers Victory - Recap
Detroit grabbed a 4-2 win over Minnesota on Tuesday, as Doug Fister was credited with a win at Target Field.
The Tigers were a -210 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Doug Fister earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 8 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Austin Jackson in the win.
Minnesota got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Scott Diamond in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Parmelee had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 11 hits, while Minnesota only had 9.
Joaquin Benoit pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.