Detroit vs Los Angeles Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Detroit vs Los Angeles Final: 2-1 - Recap|
Detroit got 7 innings of work from Rick Porcello en route to a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday at Comerica Park.
Detroit won as a -139 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nick Castellanos in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Hector Santiago worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Howie Kendrick in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Joe Nathan who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Washington.