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MLB – The Tigers Win The Rubber Game Against The Orioles

Posted on May 19, 2017 in Professional Sports News.

Alex Avila’s fifth inning double scored Justin Upton with what turned out to be the game-winning run and the Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles, 6 to 5, in yesterday’s finale of that three-game series.

J.D. Martinez had another home run in yesterday’s game.

He was rock-solid in the series against the Orioles.

J.D. was 4-for-7 with 3 home runs and 8 RBI’s in 3 games.

Jordan Zimmermann was the starter and winner for Detroit.

He threw 7 innings, giving up 4 runs on 7 hits while striking 6 and walking 1.

 

The Tigers begin a three-game weekend series with the Texas Rangers tonight.

Daniel Norris will start for the Tigers and the Rangers will send Nick Martinez to the mound.

Game time is scheduled for 7:10.

 

By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports