Max Scherzer vs Hector Noesi Battle Sees Chicago Fall 5-1
Detroit got 6 innings of work from Max Scherzer en route to a 5-1 victory over Chicago on Wednesday at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Tigers were a -171 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Hector Noesi worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dayan Viciedo in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 8-6 in the game.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Kansas City looking for another win. For Chicago, they head on the road to face Cleveland.