Detroit sports glance: Tigers win 6-5 over the Royals on a walk-off error, reclaim first place

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Tigers 6, Royals 5 – Anthony Gose scored the game-winning run in the ninth on a throwing error by Royals pitcher Yohan Pino as the Tigers reclaimed first place in the AL Central Division.

lsj-fb-logoIan Kinsler and Andrew Romine each had two RBIs.

David Price pitched six and one-third innings, giving up four earned runs on 13 hits.

Detroit will look for its third straight victory tomorrow afternoon.

Record: 19-11DH's IOTD

1st Place in AL Central (.5 game ahead Kansas City)

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 133

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 130

Next Game: 05/09/2015 vs Kansas City Royals 1:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park

Hitting Stats: Ian Kinsler 2B (7) 2 RBI (14), Andrew Romine 2 RBI (3), Victor Martinez RBI (15), Anthony Gose 2B (5) SB (6), Rajai Davis SB (8)

Pitching Stats: Joakim Soria W (2-0) 1 IP 1 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 0 K, David Price 6.1 IP 13 H 5 R 4 ER 0 BB 1 K

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