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MLB – The Detroit Tigers Fall To The Cleveland Indians

Posted on June 25, 2015 in Professional Sports News.

The Detroit Tigers fell to the Cleveland Indians 8-2 yesterday afternoon, to snap their three-game winning streak.

J.D. Martinez hit a two-run homer in the seventh to provide all the Tigers offense in the loss.

Buck Farmer, who was filling in for Justin Verlander who had a stiff back, took the loss for Detroit giving up five earned runs in five innings of work, striking out seven.

The Tigers begin a four game series with the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park this afternoon.

First pitch is 1:08 p.m.

Alfredo Simon will take the mound for Detroit in the opener while Chicago counters with Carlos Rodon.

MLB Scoreboard

Cleveland Indians 8, Detroit Tigers 2
Toronto Blue jays 1, Tampa Bay Rays 0 (12 innings)
New York Yankees 10, Philadelphia Phillies 2
Minnesota Twins 6, Chicago White Sox 1
Los Angeles Angels 2, Houston Astros 1 (13 innings)
Washington Nationals 2, Atlanta Braves 1 (11 innings)
Cincinnati Reds 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Boston Red Sox 5, Baltimore Orioles 1
St. Louis Cardinals 6, Miami Marlins 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Chicago Cubs 2
Oakland Athletics 8, Texas Rangers 2
Milwaukee Brewers 4, New York Mets 1
Arizona Diamondbacks 8, Colorado Rockies 7
Kansas City Royals 8, Seattle Mariners 2
San Francisco Giants 6, San Diego Padres 0

By:  Mike Plourde     –     for Great Lakes Radio Sports