Detroit sports glance: Castellanos’ three-run triple leads Tigers to 5-2 victory over Brewers

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Tigers 5, Brewers 2 – The Tigers snapped their three-game losing streak against the Brewers on Wednesday night.

lsj-fb-logoNick Castellanos had a huge night with four RBIs, including the game-winning three-run triple in the eighth inning.

Shane Greene pitched six and a third innings, allowing two runs on three hits, and picked up a no decision.

Joakim Soria picked up his 13th save of the season.

Detroit will open a four-game series at home tomorrow afternoon against the first-place Houston Astros.Eye on the D

Record: 24-17

2nd Place in AL Central Division (2 games behind Kansas City)

2 games ahead of NY Yankees and Tampa Bay for last playoff spot.

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 125

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 121

Next Game: 05/21/2015 vs Houston Astros 1:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park

Hitting Stats: Nick Castellanos 3B (3) 4 RBI (17), Yoenis Cespedes 2B (14) SB (2), Ian Kinsler 2B (11).

Pitching Stats: Blaine Hardy W (2-0) .1 IP 0 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 1 K, Joakim Soria SV (13) 1 IP 1 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 0 K, Shane Greene 6.1 IP 3 H 2 R 2 ER 2 BB 6 K.

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