Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/15/14
Some storybook endings aren’t even endings. The earlier and more dramatic finish on Wednesday night between the Tigers and Indians would have been for Miguel Cabrera’s monstrous home run in the eighth off rookie Danny Salazar to hold on as the winning hit. Big star refusing to strike out for a fourth time against an impressive kid? It had everything. Know what though? In the debut of his comeback as a Tiger Jeremy Bonderman as the winning pitcher for working three scoreless innings of relief in a game the Tigers won 6-5 in 14 innings on Prince Fielder’s two-run double was a heck of an ending too. As was Joaquin Benoit holding on for his 14th save despite giving up a run in the bottom of the 14th. Considering all that took place “this was a dandy” manager Jim Leyland said of the game. Once again though it all worked out for the first-place Tigers who not only have won 11 in a row but have dealt the second-place Indians a severe setback by winning the first three games of the f...
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