Robinson Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, rookie Ivan Nova pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning in an unusual relief appearance and New York shook off a 23-hour delay to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 Saturday night in their suspended playoff opener.
Game 2 now moved to Sunday afternoon
Justin Verlander slowed down the rampaging Mets, pitching seven solid innings Thursday to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over New York.
Mets bats show no mercy in Detroit
Mets end nearly 2 year grand slam drought
Justin Verlander took a shutout into the eighth inning as the Detroit Tigers beat the Boston Red Sox 3-0 to get a split of Sunday’s day-night doubleheader.
Jacoby Ellsbury hit a three-run homer in a five-run second inning, and the hot-hitting Boston Red Sox went on to rout the Detroit Tigers 14-1 in an eight-inning, rain-shortened game Thursday.
Red Sox score the only run on a wet night at Fenway
Brennan Boesch dives home three runs in Tigers win over Yankees.
Just up from Toledo, Scott Sizemore drove in three runs to help Detroit beat the Yankees .