Justin Verlander threw his fifth consecutive quality start, and Ian Kinsler homered and drove in three runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 Tuesday night.
Is it tin foil hat time?
The game was paused briefly after Encarnacion’s slam when dozens of fans tossed caps onto the outfield to honor his homer hat trick.
All three Blue Jays homers came off rookie Matt Boyd, one of the three left-handed pitchers acquired by Detroit in the July 30 trade that sent David Price to Toronto.
Matt Shoemaker pitched one-hit ball into the eighth inning in his hometown ballpark, Albert Pujols drove in one run and scored another and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 Thursday.
Chris Iannetta hit a leadoff double off the chalk on the left field line to end Justin Verlander’s no-hit bid for the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning.
Here’s your chance to hit a home run at Comerica Park.
Detroit put runners on the corners in the eighth, but Street got Victor Martinez to ground out to end the inning.
The MLB and MLBPA announced a new domestic violence policy over the weekend and they look like they got it right.
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