Detroit sports glance: Tigers fall in extra innings to Mariners, settle for split in series

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

Mariners 3, Tigers 2 (12 innings) – Mike Zunino’s RBI double in the 12th inning led the Seattle Mariners over the Tigers on Thursday afternoon.

LSJ Logo incertVictor Martinez hit a two-run double in the first inning for Detroit.

Detroit starting pitcher David Price got a no decision, allowing two runs on five hits in eight innings.

Ian Krol took the loss for the Tigers, giving up one run on three hits in 2/3 innings.Eye on the D

The Tigers will start a 10-game road trip staring on Friday night against the Boston Red Sox. Justin Verlander will face former Tiger teammate Rick Porcello in the pitching matchup.

Record: 47-48

3rd Place in AL Central (10.5 games behind Kansas City)

4 games behind Minnesota for last playoff spot.

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 80

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 73

Next Game: 07/24/2015 @ Boston Red Sox 7:10 p.m. @ Fenway Park

Hitting Stats: Victor Martinez 2B (13) 2 RBI (35), Ian Kinsler 2B (24), Yoenis Cespedes 2B (28).

Pitching Stats: Ian Krol W (1-3) .2 IP 3 H 1 R 1 ER 0 BB 1 K, David Price 8 IP 5 H 2 R 2 ER 1 BB 7 K.

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