Curtis Granderson returns to the dugout after his eighth-inning homer. (AP)
By Jason Beck / MLB.com
For the second straight night, the Tigers couldn't solve the Twins' staff, collecting just six hits, including Curtis Granderson's fourth homer of the season. Justin Verlander kept it close before tiring in the seventh, yielding four runs on seven hits.
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