Game Wrap - Detroit 8-6 Victors Over Red Sox
Detroit grabbed a 8-6 win over Boston on Saturday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Comerica Park.
The Tigers were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 11 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jon Lester worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 16-15 in the game.