The Detroit Tigers belted out 19 hits and beat the Kansas City Royals 10-1 on Friday night to move a game and a half up in the Central Division. Ian Kinsler had three hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in three runs for the Tigers, who face the Royals in Kansas City on Saturday afternoon in the second game of a three game series.
Tahson Winters retruned a fumble and an interception in the 4th quarter to seal a 37-22 Port Huron High victory over Grosse Pointe South at Memorial Stadium. DeAngelo Sanderson rushed for 122 yards and two touchdowns for PHHS, who improved to (3-1) overall and (3-0) in the MAC-White.
The lowely Minnesota Twins took two out of three from the Detroit Tigers, with an 8-4 win in Minnesota on Wednesday night. The Tigers lead over Kansas City slipped to a half game as the teams prepare to meet in Kansas City for a three game series that will begin on Friday night. Miguel Cabrera had four hits, including two doubles, and an RBI in the loss.