Detroit Tigers Boston Red Sox Game Ends in 6-2 Tigers Victory - Recap
Detroit moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -149 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 8.
Drew Smyly earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Boston got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Rubby De La Rosa in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Jonathan Herrera had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 13 hits, while Boston only had 7.