By Dave Hart
Angels 8, Tigers 7 – The Tigers failed to overcome their second four-run deficit of the evening, as the Los Angeles Angels defeated Detroit on Tuesday night.
Detroit starting pitcher Alfredo Simon took the loss, allowing eight runs on nine hits in 4 1/3 innings.
Tied for 4th Place in AL Central (18 games behind Kansas City)
5.5 games behind Texas for last playoff spot.
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 56
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 44
Next Game: 08/26/2015 vs Los Angeles 7:08 p.m. @ Comerica Park
Hitting Stats: James McCann HR (6) 2 RBI (28), Miguel Cabrera 2B (25) 3 RBI (63), J.D. Martinez 2B (23) RBI (85), Nick Castellanos 2B (18) RBI (62), Anthony Gose 2B (18)
Pitching Stats: Alfredo Simon L (11-8) 4.1 IP 9 H 8 R 8 ER 4 BB 2 K.