Found August 09, 2012 on The Majors Detroit:
Anibal Sanchez and the Detroit Tigers dug themselves an early hole that they simply couldn’t dig themselves out of as they dropped a 12-8 decision to the New York Yankees Wednesday night ending their winning streak at six games. Sanchez, who was making his third start for Detroit since coming over from the Marlins simply wasn’t sharp, in fact he was downright awful allowing seven runs, seven hits, two walks and hit two batters over three-plus innings. But despite the early 7-0 lead for the Yankees the Tigers fought their way back to make it a game. Brennan Boesch got things going for the Tigers in the bottom of the fourth when he singled in newly acquired Jeff Baker who came over from the Cubs for two minor league players to be named later. The Tigers were able to get within one of the Yankees in the 7th when Alex Avila singled in Andy Dirks making 8-7. However New York used a two run 8th and 9th to finally put the Tigers away for good. Aside from the loss Tigers outfielder Austin J...
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