Originally posted on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 5/12/13
DETROIT -- Some wins are easily defined.Not Saturday night.Much went into the Indians 7-6 victory over the Tigers and Justin Verlander. From starting pitching to hustle plays to scrapping against (another) Cy Young winner to getting the final out against the defending American League MVP, the Indians earned this win.Cleveland took an early 6-1 lead, forced Verlander out of the game after five and then barely hung on as the bullpen struggled. The game ended with Miguel Cabrera grounding weakly to third with two on. Trying to catch up on all the things that mattered requires a scattershot approach: --Jason Kipnis was involved in two key plays in the game, one that got the Indians going early, the other that helped save the win.The game-saver happened in the bottom of the ninth when Detroit had runners on first and second with one out. Austin Jackson hit a hard ground ball just to the right of second base. Kipnis backhanded the ball as he was running toward second, then when he was alm...
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