Nick Castellanos hit a three run triple in the eighth inning to break up a 2-2 tie and lift the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday night. The win ened a three game losing streak for the Tigers. Castellanos finished with two hits and four RBI for the Tigers, who begin a four game series with the Houston Astros on Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park.
Mike Babcock is leaving the Red Wings after ten years of service to the team. On Wednesday Babcock was named the new head coach of the Toronto Maple Leafs, agreeing to an eight year contract worth $50 million. Babcock leaves the Wings as the teams all time winningest coach with 458 victories, leading the team to ten straight playoff appearances and a Stanley Cup championship in
Ryan Braun, Adam Lind, and Amaris Ramirez hit consecutive home runs during a six run third inning, as the Milwaukee Brewers cruised to an 8-1 win over the Tigers on Tuesday night in Detroit. The Tigers managed just three hits in a game, including one in the last seven innings. The final game of a three game series is Wednesday night.