Gerald Laird reaches for the ball as Russell Branyan scores in the fifth. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
By Doug Miller / MLB.com
Justin Verlander took a perfect game into the fifth inning, but the Mariners broke out for five runs on five hits and ended the righty's would-be gem. Miguel Cabrera had three hits and scored a run, and Brandon Inge drove in a pair to lead the offense.
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