Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/2/11

Max Scherzer pitched six dominant innings and Miguel Cabrera belted a two-run home run as the Detroit Tigers evened the American League Division Series at one game apiece with a 5-3 victory over the host New York Yankees on Sunday.

Scherzer (1-0) had a no-hitter through five innings and allowed two hits in six-plus innings to improve to 4-0 lifetime against New York and send the series back to Detroit for Monday's Game 3.

AL batting champion Cabrera had three hits, including a two-run homer in the first and an RBI single in the sixth off Freddy Garcia, as Detroit rebounded from a 9-3 loss in Game 1 that spanned two days.

Cabrera's homer was his fourth in 24 career at-bats against Garcia (0-1), who had not lost at Yankee Stadium since June 7.

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