The Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 6 to 5 yesterday in dramatic fashion.
The Orioles were trailing 2 to 1 as they came to bat in the 8th inning.
Baltimore scored 3 runs to take a 4 to 2 lead.
The Tigers promptly scored 3 runs in their side of the 8th to take a 5 to 4 lead.
The Orioles tied the game again in the top of the 9th with a home run by Daniel Valencia off of Shane Greene.
Dixon Machado came to bat in the bottom of the 9th and slammed a solo shot to win the game in a walk-off.
5 Tigers pitchers gave up 5 runs on 7 hits, striking out 10 and walking 4.
The Series wraps up with a day game today at Comerica Park.
Jordan Zimmermann will start for the Tigers and Alex Cobb takes the mound for the Orioles.
The first pitch is scheduled for 1:10.
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports