Miguel Cabrera and Ian Kinsler homered, and the Tigers scored two runs in the seventh on close plays at the plate, rallying for a victory.
Chris Tillman pitched six impressive innings and Michael Bourn and Jonathan Schoop homered off Justin Verlander to lead Baltimore to a win.
Baltimore chased Jordan Zimmermann in the second inning and moved back ahead of the Detroit Tigers in the AL wild-card race with a rout.
Victor Martinez hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles.
The Tigers wasted a chance to move into a tie with Baltimore for the second wild card.
The Tigers went 0 for 8 with runners in scoring position in their fourth loss in 15 games.
Upton hit a three-run home run in the 11th inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Chicago White Sox on Monday.
The Detroit Tigers answered Kansas City’s late rally with another big swing by Justin Upton.
The Kansas City Royals snapped a three-game losing streak with a victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Miguel Cabrera continues to torment the Kansas City Royals.
After a day after doubling, singling and driving in two runs in his debut, JaCoby Jones scored twice to help the Tigers complete a three-gam…
JaCoby Jones had two hits and two RBIs for the Tigers in his major league debut.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth to lift the Detroit Tigers to a victory over the Chicago White Sox.
Jefry Marte hit a two-run home run in the fifth inning off Tigers pitcher Anibal Sanchez for the first runs of the game.
Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez were ejected, along with manager Brad Ausmus and hitting coach Wally Joyner in a series of balls-and-strik…