The Detroit Tigers managed just four hits on Saturday night in a 4-0 loss to the Angels in Los Angeles. Austin Jackson had two hits for the Tigers, who have scored just one run in their last 18 innings. The final game of a four game series in California is set for Sunday afternoon.
Drew Smyly struck out eleven in six innings, but suffered a 2-1 loss on Friday night to the Los Angeles Angels in California. The lone Detroit run scored on a solo home run from Miguel Cabrera. The third game of a four game series is set for Saturday night.
Max Scherzer struck out 11 over seven innings as the Detroit Tigers beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-4 on Thursday night in the first game of a four game series in California. Joe Nathan got his 21st save by striking out the side in the ninth. Nick Castellanos had two hits and two RBI, while Ian Kinsler also knocked in two runs. Game two of the series is Friday night.