Detroit sports glance: Tigers lose early lead, fall 10-8 to Astros to split game-four series

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Astros 10, Tigers 8 – The Houston Astros scored seven unanswered runs to overcome a four-run deficit on Sunday afternoon to defeat the Tigers and gain a split in the four-game series.

LSJ Logo incertAlex Wilson took the loss, giving up two runs on two hits in two thirds of an inning.

Anibal Sanchez continued to struggle, giving up seven runs on eight hits in five and two thirds innings.

Miguel Cabrera homered in the game while Bryan Holiday doubled and had three RBIs.

Detroit will head west looking to bounce back, they will start a seven-game road trip Monday afternoon against the Oakland Athletics.Eye on the D

Record: 26-19

2nd Place in AL Central (3 games behind Kansas City)

3 games ahead of NY Yankees for last playoff spot

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 122

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 116

Next Game: 05/25/2015 @ Oakland Athletics 4:05 p.m. @ O.co Coliseum

Hitting Stats: Miguel Cabrera 2B (9) HR (11) RBI (32), J.D. Martinez 2B (9) RBI (22), Yoenis Cespedes 2B (16) RBI (24), Bryan Holiday 2B (2) 3 RBI (6), Anthony Gose 2B (10) RBI (11), Nick Castellanos 2B (7) RBI (20).

Pitching Stats: Alex Wilson L (1-1) .2 IP 2 H 2 R 2 ER 0 BB 2 K, Anibal Sanchez 5.2 IP 8 H 7 R 7 ER 2 BB 11 K.

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