By Dave Hart
Indians 8, Tigers 2 – The Tigers’ winning streak ended at three games after Wednesday afternoon’s loss to the Cleveland Indians.
Detroit starting pitcher Buck Farmer suffered the loss, allowing five runs on eight hits in five and one-third innings.
Farmer started for Justin Verlander, who was scratched due to back issues.
3rd Place in AL Central (5 games behind Kansas City)
2 games behind Minnesota and NY Yankees for last playoff spot.
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 98
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 93
Next Game: 06/25/2015 vs Chicago White Sox 7:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park.
Hitting Stats: J.D. Martinez HR (17) 2 RBI (43), Andrew Romine 2B (3) SB (5), Yoenis Cespedes RBI (22).
Pitching Stats: Buck Farmer W (0-2) 5.1 IP 8 H 5 R 5 ER 2 BB 7 K.