Mark Teixeira and Eric Chavez hit solo home runs on consecutive pitches in the eighth inning that put New York ahead, and the Yankees held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 Thursday.
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi has been ejected — again — from a game against the Detroit Tigers. The Yankees manager has been ejected three times this season, all against Detroit.
Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez homered off Justin Verlander Verlander, and Phil Hughes pitched a four-hitter to lead New York to a 5-1 victory over the Tigers on Sunday.
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Felix Doubront pitched six innings of four-hit ball, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia homered on Monday to lead the Boston Red Sox over the Detroit Tigers 7-4.
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia has left Monday’s game with a jammed right thumb.
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland and third-base coach Gene Lamont were ejected in the third inning of Monday’s game against the Boston Red Sox.
Austin Jackson hit a bases-loaded single in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Detroit Tigers overcame a blown save by Jose Valverde to beat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 in Thursday’s opener.