By Dave Hart
Tigers 4, Indians 0 – Miguel Cabrera’s monster three-run home run propelled the Tigers to a victory over the Cleveland Indians on Friday night.
Cabrera also hit an RBI double while James McCann hit a triple.
Detroit starting pitcher David Price earned the win, pitching a complete game shutout, scattering seven hits while striking out eight.
The Tigers will look to take the three-game series over Cleveland on Saturday afternoon in Detroit.
3rd Place in AL Central (3.5 games behind Kansas City)
.5 game behind Tampa Bay for last playoff spot.
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 107
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 102
Next Game: 06/13/2015 vs Cleveland Indians 4:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park.
Hitting Stats: Miguel Cabrera 2B (12) HR (13) 4 RBI (43), James McCann 3B (2), Rajai Davis SB (14).
Pitching Stats: David Price W (6-2) 9 IP 7 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 8 K.