Edwin Jackson cruised with a slim lead to win his fourth game for the Tigers. (AP)
By Kyle Austin / MLB.com
Curtis Granderson's 11th homer put Detroit ahead early, but Edwin Jackson allowed a pair in the eighth to erase the lead. Jackson got out of a jam, though, and was rewarded in the bottom half of the frame when Miguel Cabrera hit a go-ahead single.
BATTING 2B: Andrus (3, Jackson, E), Blalock (8, Jackson, E), Cruz, N (8, Jackson, E). HR: Murphy,
Dv (2, 1st inning off Jackson, E, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Kinsler; Murphy, Dv 6; Blalock 2; Cruz, N 3; Andrus 2. RBI:
Murphy, Dv (9), Cruz, N 2 (25). 2-out RBI: Cruz, N 2. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young,
M 2; Kinsler; Saltalamacchia. GIDP: Young, M. Team RISP: 1-for-7. Team LOB: 9.
Murphy, Dv (2, 2nd base off Jackson, E/Sardinha), Cruz, N 2 (6, 2nd base off Jackson, E/Sardinha, 3rd base off Jackson, E/Sardinha),
Andrus (5, 3rd base off Jackson, E/Sardinha), Kinsler (10, 3rd base off Jackson, E/Sardinha).
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