Detroit Falls 5-1 Against San Diego - Game Recap
San Diego shook off a 10-strikeout performance by Max Scherzer and still managed to post a 5-1 victory over the Tigers on Sunday at PETCO Park.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +150 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Tyson Ross earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Will Venable in the win.
Detroit got a 5-inning outing from Max Scherzer in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Rajai Davis had 2 hits in the loss for the Tigers.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 7 hits, while San Diego only had 6.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Detroit will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.