Detroit vs Cleveland Final: 6-4 - Recap
|Detroit vs Cleveland Final: 6-4 - Recap|
Detroit got a 6-4 victory over Cleveland on Friday, with Rick Porcello earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as +146 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Rick Porcello earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from J.D. Martinez in the win.
Cleveland got a 7-inning outing from Corey Kluber in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Santana had 2 hits in the loss for the Indians.
Detroit outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.
J Nathan pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.