The Cleveland Indians used a four-run fourth inning to defeat the Detroit Tigers for the fifth straight time this season.
Detroit Tigers legend Kirk Gibson was the keynote speaker at the West Michigan Sports Commission’s annual luncheon Wednesday.
Detroit Tigers General Manager Al Avila was in West Michigan Tuesday, scouting the talent with the Whitecaps.
Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander (2-3) gave up seven runs in five innings.
The Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.
Jordan Zimmermann won his fifth straight start to begin his first season with Detroit, and Justin Upton hit a three-run homer.
Anthony Gose doubled and homered, Anibal Sanchez pitched through a wild outing and the Detroit Tigers beat Oakland Thursday.
Justin Verlander pitched impressively into the seventh inning and J.D. and Victor Martinez both homered for the Detroit Tigers.
Rich Hill allowed four hits in seven scoreless innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers.
Miguel Cabrera hit two home runs, Jordan Zimmermann’s scoreless innings streak ended and the Detroit Tigers snapped a skid.
Tigers manager Brad Ausmus juggled his lineup, leaving slumping Miguel Cabrera and Justin Upton on the bench.
Yan Gomes homered and drove in five runs, and the Cleveland Indians routed the Detroit Tigers Saturday.
Edinson Volquez (3-0) retired the first eight batters and only had to wiggle out of one jam.
Jordan Zimmermann also extended his impressive scoreless innings streak to start the season.
Meanwhile, the Tigers did little to help out Shane Greene (1-1), who allowed seven runs in 4 1-3 innings.