Hughes Has First Complete 9-Inning Game Of His Career In Yankees Defeat Of TigersDerek 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.
September's Slump ContinuesAustin 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.
Verlander Holds Mets to One Run, Seven HitsJustin Verlander slowed down the rampaging Mets, pitching seven solid innings Thursday to lead the Detroit Tigers to a 5-2 victory over New York.
Red Sox, Tigers Split Double-HeaderJustin 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.