Detroit vs Minnesota Final: 1-0 - Recap
Minnesota struck out 10 times against Max Scherzer in losing 1-0 to Detroit on Wednesday at Target Field.
The Tigers were a -235 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 6, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Torii Hunter in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Trevor Plouffe in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 8-3 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joaquin Benoit who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Miami looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Cleveland.