Baltimore Falls 4-1 Against Detroit - Game Recap
Detroit got a 4-1 victory over Baltimore on Monday, with Rick Porcello earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ian Kinsler in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Steve Clevenger in a losing cause.
Baltimore outhit their counterparts 6-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.