Detroit Tigers outfielder Rajai Davis hit a walk-off grand slam to give Detroit a 5-4 win over the Oakland A’s last night at Comerica Park.
Miguel Cabrera also had a solo home run as Detroit took the opener of a three-game series against Oakland.
Starter Anibal Sanchez gave up three runs, two earned, on eight hits while striking out two in seven innings.
Sanchez earned his one-thousandth strikeout of his career in the fourth inning.
Reliever Blaine Hardy earned his first win of the season with a perfect ninth.
Tonight, Rick Porcello takes the mound for the Tigers while the A’s counter with Brad Mills.
First pitch is 7:08 p.m.
Detroit Tigers 5, Oakland Athletics 4
Baltimore Orioles 7, Texas Rangers 1
Tampa Bay Rays 4, New York Yankees 3 (12 innings)
Kansas City Royals 6, Minnesota Twins 1
Seattle Mariners 10, Houston Astros 4
LA Angels of Anaheim at Chicago White Sox, postponed
San Diego Padres 1, Cincinnati Reds 0
Washington Nationals 7, Colorado Rockies 3
Atlanta Braves 5, New York Mets 3
Chicago Cubs 2, Boston Red Sox 0
Los Angeles Dodgers 1, Cleveland Indians 0
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports