Detroit Tops Houston 3-2 - Recap
Houston dropped a 3-2 decision at Comerica Park on Wednesday as Detroit legged out a win behind winning pitcher Rick Porcello.
Detroit was favored by -197 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Detroit got 6 2/3 innings from Rick Porcello, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Tigers got 2 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.
Houston got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Brad Peacock in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Marwin Gonzalez had 2 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Houston outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.
Joe Nathan pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.