New York Yankees
Detroit sent down Kyle Lobstein and brought up two other pitchers – reliever Evan Reed and starting pitcher Kyle Ryan.
Alex Avila hit an RBI single off the wall in right field with two out in the bottom of the ninth, giving the Detroit Tigers a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday.
On Wednesday night, the New York Yankees faced off against against the ever so dominant David Price and collected 9 consecutive hits in the third inning. Every Yankee in the batting order got a hit off of David Price last night at Comerica Park.
Price looked simply unrecognizable. He lasted just two innings and allowed eight runs on 12 hits – including nine in a row.
One of the best and best-loved players in baseball history, Derek Jeter resists the notion of his final season as a farewell tour.
Shane Greene capped a series of fine starting pitching, working into the ninth inning and then watching closer David Robertson get pinch-hitter Miguel Cabrera to ground into a double play as the New York Yankees edged the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Thursday.
Justin Verlander (10-10) allowed two runs and five hits in seven innings, walking one and fanning five.
Last night in the 10th inning of the Tigers vs Yankees game, Joba Chamberlain plunked his former teammate, Derek Jeter on the left elbow with a 93mph fastball.
“I’m happy it’s over and I’m happy we won,” David Price said after the Tigers beat the Yankees, 4-3. “I finally feel a part of the team.”
Even future hall-of-famer Derek Jeter was shown on TV saying, “wow.”