Detroit sports glance: Cano’s RBI single in extra innings leads Mariners over Tigers

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Mariners 7, Tigers 6 (11 innings) – Robinson Cano’s RBI single in the 11th inning led the Seattle Mariners over the Tigers late Tuesday night.

LSJ Logo incertMarc Krauss hit a home run in his first plate appearance as a Tiger. Alex Avila, Nick Castellanos, and Yoenis Cespedes also hit homered for Detroit.

Ian Krol took the loss for the Tigers, allowing the game-winning run in the 11th inning.Eye on the D

Detroit starting pitcher Kyle Ryan took a no decision, allowing five runs on six hits in 2 2/3 innings. He was sent down to AAA Toledo after the game.

Detroit will look to win the series against the Mariners on Wednesday afternoon.

Record: 42-41

3rd Place in AL Central (7 games behind Kansas City)

2.5 game behind Minnesota for last playoff spot.

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 88

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 82

Next Game: 07/08/2015 @ Seattle Mariners 3:40 p.m. @ Safeco Field

Hitting Stats: Yoenis Cespedes HR (12) RBI (46), Alex Avila HR (3) 2 RBI (10), Nick Castellanos HR (6) 2 RBI (36), Marc Krauss HR (2) RBI (7), Victor Martinez 2B (10), J.D. Martinez 2B (16), Anthony Gose 2B (12)

Pitching Stats: Ian Krol L (8-5) 1.1 IP 3 H 1 R 1 ER 1 BB 1 K, Kyle Ryan 2.2 IP 6 H 5 R 5 ER 1 BB 2 K.

 

 

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