Detroit sports glance: Tigers’ bats go cold, lose to Cardinals in series finale

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Cardinals ,2, Tigers 1 – The Tigers failed to sweep the Cardinals, scoring only one run on seven hits.

lsj-fb-logoMiguel Cabrera hit an RBI double in the first inning.

Alfredo Simon pitched six innings, giving up two runs on seven hits while striking out four.

Detroit will head back home for a seven-game home stand starting with three games against the Milwaukee Brewers Monday through Wednesday.

Record: 23-15DH's IOTD

2nd Place in AL Central (1 game behind Kansas City)

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 126

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 123

Next Game: 05/17/2015 vs Milwaukee Brewers 7:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park

Hitting Stats: Miguel Cabrera 2B (7) RBI (30), James McCann 2B (4), Ian Kinsler SB (5).

Pitching Stats: Alfredo Simon L (4-2) 6 IP 7 H 2 R 2 ER 4 BB 4 K

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