Tigers starter Jordan Zimmermann, who threw 93 pitches in eight innings, had a three-ball count only on two batters.
Kendrys Morales finally put some distance between himself and the Mendoza line on Saturday night.
Victor Martinez matched a career-best with three home runs, the Tigers pounded six as a team and Detroit sailed to a victory.
Jose Iglesias had a two-run home run for the Tigers. Mike Pelfrey (1-7) allowed four runs in six innings.
After nearly 8 1/2 hours of baseball over two days, the Detroit Tigers were finally able to hold on for a win.
Detroit rookie Michael Fulmer dominated at Yankee Stadium, winning his fifth straight start while extending his scoreless streak.
NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Kinsler homered and drove in a career-high five runs, and Justin Verlander finally won in the new Yankee Stadium in the …
Tigers pitcher Jordan Zimmermann (8-3) gave up seven runs and eight hits in 4 2-3 innings — including two triples and two homers.
Ian Kinsler drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, and the Detroit Tigers won their fifth straight game.
Michael Fulmer allowed two hits over six innings, and Justin Upton and James McCann homered to lift the Detroit Tigers to a victory.
Justin Verlander pitched seven strong innings and Justin Upton drove in a pair of runs as the Detroit Tigers swept the Chicago White Sox.
Mike Pelfrey ended an 18-start winless string and the Detroit Tigers beat Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox 7-4 Saturday.
James McCann had three hits, including a triple and a homer, and the Detroit Tigers went on to beat the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.
Michael Fulmer completed 7 2/3 dominant innings to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Los Angeles Angels.
Detroit Tigers closer Francisco Rodriguez says he contracted the Zika virus over the offseason in his home country of Venezuela.