Nick Castellanos and Victor Martinez hit home runs as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-2 on Satuday at Comerica Park. Max Scherzer struck out nine over seven innings and allowed just one run for the win. The final game of a three game series is set for Sunday afternoon.
Howie Kendricks smacked two home runs to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Ian Kinsler had three hits and knocked in two runs for the Tigers. Game two of a three game weekend series is Saturday afternoon at Comerica Park.
Pavel Datsyuk scored late in the third period to give the Detroit Red Wings a 1-0 win over the Boston Bruins in game one of a best-of-seven playoff series on Friday night. Jimmy Howard made 25 saves for the shutout. Game two is in Boston on Sunday afternoon.