Game Wrap - Detroit 13-4 Victors Over Twins
Detroit moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 13-4 win against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as -138 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Victor Martinez in the win.
Minnesota got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Kyle Gibson in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 4 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Kennys Vargas had 3 hits in the loss for the Twins.
Detroit enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 18-12 advantage in hits.
Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head on the road to face Kansas City.