The Tigers dropped the first of a three-game series to the Twins 7-1 Monday night in Minneapolis.
Starter Kyle Lobstein was charged with the loss.
He gave up six runs on seven hits in one and one third innings.
James McCann hit a triple and scored Detroit’s only run in the fifth.
Tonight Alfredo Simon gets the start for the Tigers while the Twins send Phil Hughes to the mound.
First pitch 8:10 p.m.
Baltimore Orioles 2, Boston Red Sox 0
Washington Nationals 8, Philadelphia Phillies 7 (11 innings)
Cleveland Indians 8, Kansas City Royals 3
New York Mets 4, Miami Marlins 3
New York Yankees 4, Tampa Bay Rays 1
Texas Rangers 5, Houston Astros 3
Chicago White Sox 8, Oakland Athletics 7 (14 innings)
Minnesota Twins 7, Detroit Tigers 1
San Diego Padres 10, Arizona Diamondbacks 3
Seattle Mariners 10, Los Angelels Angels 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 4, Colorado Rockies 1
San Francisco Giants 5, Cincinnati Reds 3
By: Mike Plourde – for Great Lakes Radio Sports