Tigers starter Justin Verlander limited the Braves to one run, while fanning 11 in seven innings, to notch his fourth consecutive win in the month of June. Shortstop Carlos Guillen provided most of the offensive punch for the Tigers, scoring both Detroit runs and going deep in the fourth inning for his 12th home run of the season.
a-Struck out for Yates in the 7th. b-Doubled for Harris in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Diaz (7, Byrdak). HR: Jones, C (13, 4th inning off Verlander, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Harris; Diaz 2; Jones, C 4; Francoeur 2. RBI: Jones, C (28). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Thorman; Renteria; Jones, C. Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING SB: Harris (10, 2nd base off Verlander/Rodriguez).
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