NEW YORK (AP) -- Shane Greene capped a series of fine starting pitching, working into the ninth inning and then watching closer David Robertson get pinch-hitter Miguel Cabrera to ground into a double play as the New York Yankees edged the Detroit Tigers 1-0 on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Brandon McCarthy won his fourth straight start with a gritty effort, and the New York Yankees took the first of three straight matchups against Detroit's Cy Young Award winners, beating Max Scherzer and the Tigers 2-1 Monday night.
In a play that would make Pete Rose cringe, Tigers DH Victor Martinez after being waved home in a game against the Kansas City Royals, abruptly turned and went to the dugout rather than take a run at catcher Salvatore Perez who was waiting at home plate with the ball to tag him out. A...
Madison Bumgarner pitched two-hit ball over seven innings, Brandon Crawford drove in the go-ahead run with a double-play grounder after a key bunt stopped just fair along the third-base line and the San Francisco Giants beat the Detroit Tigers 2-0 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 World Series lead.