Tyler Johnson had his third two goal game of the series as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-2 on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena, forcing a game seven in the teams best-of-seven playoff series. The game will be played on Wednesday in Tampa. Tomas Tatar had both goals for the Red Wings.
Yoenis Cespedes hit a three run home run and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Monday night to open a three game series in the Twin Cities. Jose Iglesias added three hits, including a home run and a triple. Game two of the series is set for Tuesday night. The Tigers have won three in a row.
The Tigers took the final two games of a three game series from Cleveland, beating the Indians on Sunday 8-6 at Comerica Park. Miguel Cabrera had three hits, including a home run, and drove in three runs, while Rajai Davis added three hits and three runs for the Tigers. Detroit begins a three game series in Minnesota on Monday, that opens up a ten game road trip.