Anibal Sanchez was having enough trouble keeping the ball in the park. Then he went up against the major league leaders in home runs.
McCullers went on to earn his first career victory Saturday, beating the Astros the Detroit Tigers.
J.D. Martinez hit a three-run homer and Alfredo Simon pitched seven strong innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Houston Astros Friday nigh…
James McCann hit a leadoff home run in the bottom of the 11th inning Thursday, lifting the Detroit Tigers over the Houston Astros.
Nick Castellanos hit a bases-loaded triple with two out in the eighth inning.
Ryan Braun, Adam Lind and Aramis Ramirez hit consecutive home runs in a 6-run 3rd inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Detroit Tigers.
Detroit had men on first and second with no outs in the 8th, but Victor Martinez grounded into a double play and J.D. Martinez struck out.
Miguel Cabrera’s RBI double in the first was the only damage against the Cardinals’ Lance Lynn.
Miguel Cabrera’s bat gave the Detroit Tigers a smashing start. His under-rated defense helped save them late.
Miguel Cabrera ended a season-long slump in night games with a two-run homer and two singles.
Miguel Cabrera and the Detroit Tigers were due for a game like this.
Torii Hunter homered and Joe Mauer hit a bases-loaded triple, leading the Minnesota Twins past the Detroit Tigers.
Kinsler’s flare cleared the infield in the 10th, bringing Anthony Gose home from second with the winning run in the Tigers’ victory.
After a long rain delay, the Kansas City Royals held on for a 2-1 win over the Detroit Tigers.
Anibal Sanchez had been excellent against Kansas City over the last few years.
The Detroit Tigers picked up a ninth-inning victory over their biggest rival Friday night.