Brennan Boesch homered and had 3 RBI’s yesterday afternoon to lead Detroit to a 6-to-3 win over the Yankees. That’s three in-a-row for the Tigers overNew Yorkafter they had dropped the opener of the 4-game series atComericaPark.
Detroit capitalized on three New York errors. Derek Jeter was given the day off, and replacement Eduardo Nunez made two errors at shortstop that led to two runs. Rick Porcello pitched seven innings of two-run ball for the win and improved his record to 2-and-2.
It’s been an up-n-down season for the Tigers, with their three straight wins over the Yankees following a 7-game skid which came on the heels of a 4-game losing streak. It gives Detroit a 15-and-17 record heading into tonight’s opener of a 4-game series at Toronto.
The White Sox and the Cubs both had the day off Thursday.