Miguel Cabrera went 4-for-5 with a three-run homer, four RBI’s and three runs scored as the Tigers beat the Blue Jays 7-to-3 in the opener of a three-game series at Comerica Park. Torii Hunter added three hits to reach 2,000 for his career while Alex Avila had a solo homer for Detroit, which improved to 4-and-3. Anibal Sanchez allowed two runs on five hits while striking out eight over seven innings to pick up the victory in his first decision this season.
Rick Porcello gets the start for Detroit this afternoon against Toronto’s Mark Buehrle. Last night, the White Sox lost 8-to-7 at Washington while the Cubs doubled up the Brewers 6-to-3 last night at Wrigley Field.