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Washington vs Detroit Game Final 2-1 - Max Scherzer Earns Win

Max Scherzer struck out 14 batters as Washington defeated Detroit 2-1 in baseball wagering action Sunday at Comerica Park.

Washington won as a -315 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9 were rewarded at the payout window.

Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 14, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Kurt Suzuki in the win.

Detroit's starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hits from Nicholas Castellanos in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Washington as they had 7 hits, while Detroit only had 5.

The game was closed out by Sean Doolittle who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.

Washington heads into a battle against Miami. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chi White Sox.