Victor Martinez went 3-for-4 with four RBI’s to lead the Tigers past the Twins, 10-to-2 last night atMinnesota. Jhonny Peralta added a two run homer and Brennan Boesch supplied two more RBI’s for Detroit, which has won four straight and seven of their last eight to move a game over .500 with a 19-and-18 record.
Rick Porcello picked up the win after giving up just one run over five innings. The Twins will try to avoid their fifth straight loss when they faceDetroit’s Phil Coke this afternoon to close out the 2-game series.
The White Sox lost 6-to-2 to the Angels last night in Anaheim. And the Cubs fell to the Cardinals 6-to-4 at Wrigley Field.