Ian Kinsler and Justin Upton homered in the first inning and the Tigers beat the Orioles 7 to 5 yesterday at Camden Yards.
Kinsler was 1 for 3 with 2 runs scored, and Justin Upton and Miguel Cabrera both drove in 2 runs.
Mathew Boyd was the starter and he ended up with a no-decision.
Boyd went 4 and 1/3 innings, giving up 3 runs on 5 hits while striking 6 and walking 4.
Warwick Saupold was the winner in relief, giving up 1 run on 2 hits.
The series continues tonight in Baltimore.
Justin Verlander takes the mound for the Tigers and Kevin Gausman will start for the Orioles.
Game time is set for 7:05.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports