By Dave Hart
Tigers 3, Blue Jays 2 (10 inn) – Ian Kinsler’s walk-off single paced the Tigers over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.
Justin Upton chipped in with a double for the Tigers.
Detroit is now currently in the middle of a five-game winning streak.
The Blue Jays jumped out to a 2-0 lead with one run in the fifth and seventh inning.
Detroit’s starting pitcher Matt Boyd picked up a no-decision, allowing a run on three hits while walking and striking out five batters in 5 1/3 innings.
Tigers’ relief pitcher Justin Wilson picked up the win, tossing a clean top of the 10th inning.
The Blue Jays were led by Kevin Pillar with a solo homer while Jose Bautista chipped in with an RBI.
The Tigers are now 30-28 on the season, good for a second place tie in the American League Central Division behind the first-place Cleveland Indians.
Detroit will look to pick up its second straight three-game series sweep with a win over the Blue Jays on Wednesday afternoon.
Tied for 2nd Place in AL Central Division (3 games behind first-place Cleveland)
1.5 games behind Seattle for last Wild Card spot
Magic # to clinch a playoff spot: 107
Magic # to clinch an AL Central Division title: 109
Next Game: 06/08/2016 vs Toronto Blue Jays 1:10 p.m. @ Comerica Park
Hitting stats: Ian Kinsler 2B (12) 2 RBI (35), Miguel Cabrera 2B (12) RBI (36), Justin Upton 2B (13).
Pitching stats: Justin Wilson W (2-1) 1 IP 0 H 0 R 0 ER 0 BB 1 K, Matt Boyd 5.1 IP 3 H 1 R 1 ER 5 BB 5 K.