Justin Verlander's 15th win tied him with the Yankees' CC Sabathia for most in the AL. (AP)
By Jason Beck / MLB.com
Justin Verlander entered looking for his 15th win of the season. After Verlander allowed two homers in the Rays' three-run third inning and the Tigers were held in check by Jeff Niemann, things didn't look good. But Placido Polanco's three-run homer in the eighth changed everything.
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