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Game Wrap - Detroit 7-5 Victors Over Nationals

Detroit got a 7-5 victory over Washington on Saturday, with Victor Alcantara earning the victory and helping Tigers moneyline bettors cash out.

Bettors who backed the Tigers were rewarded as +170 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 11.

Victor Alcantara earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.

Washington's starting pitcher Tony Sipp worked 1 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Anthony Rendon in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 12 hits, while Washington only had 9.

The game was closed out by Shane Greene who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.