Game Wrap - Detroit 8-6 Victors Over White Sox
Detroit grabbed an 8-6 win over Chicago on Tuesday, as Justin Verlander was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
Detroit was favored by -242 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 7 innings from Justin Verlander, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Charlie Leesman worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Dayan Viciedo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 15 hits, while Chicago only had 13.
Joba Chamberlain pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.