By Dave Hart
Red Sox 7, Tigers 2 – The Boston Red Sox broke open a one-run game with four runs in the eighth inning to defeat the Tigers on Sunday afternoon.
Detroit starting pitcher Justin Verlander pitched the loss, allowing two unearned runs on four hits in six innings.
3rd Place in AL Central (12.5 games behind Kansas City)
5 games behind Los Angeles Angels for last playoff spot.
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 65
Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 58
Next Game: 08/10/2015 @ Kansas City Royals 8:10 p.m. @ Kauffman Stadium
Hitting Stats: Jefry Marte HR (3) RBI (7), Victor Martinez RBI (46), Ian Kinsler 2 2B (28), Rajai Davis SB (17).
Pitching Stats: Justin Verlander L (1-5) 6 IP 4 H 2 R 0 ER 3 BB 7 K.