Detroit sports glance: Tigers improve record to 7-1 with a 2-0 blanking of Pittsburgh

Tigers 2, Pirates 0 – Shane Greene had another stellar start for the Tigers, pitching eight innings of shutout baseball, allowing three hits and striking out three.

LSJ Logo incertRajai Davis and Ian Kinsler led Detroit offensively with one RBI apiece.

Joakim Soria picked up his third save of the season for the Tigers.

The Tigers will look to take the series from Pittsburgh tomorrow night.DH's IOTD

Record: 7-1

2nd Place in AL Central (.5 game behind 1st

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 156

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 152

Next Game: 04/15/2015 @ Pittsburgh Pirates 7:05 p.m. @ PNC Park.

Hitting Stats:  Rajai Davis RBI (1), Ian Kinsler RBI (8), Yoenis Cespedes 2B (4), Jose Iglesias 2B (2)

Pitching Stats: Shane Greene W (2-0)  8 IP  3 H  0 R  0 ER  0 BB  3 K, Joakim Soria SV (3)  1 IP  0 H  0 R  0 ER  0 BB  0 K

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