Miguel Cabrera got the Detroit back on track by adding to his power surge. He'll try to keep that going while helping the Tigers continue their recent success against the Minnesota Twins.
Rick Porcello will also seek to lead Detroit to its eighth win in 11 games versus Minnesota on Tuesday night while extending his personal win streak to six.
Detroit had suffered back-to-back losses to visiting Kansas City before Cabrera hit a pair of home runs in wins over the weekend. He ended Saturday's 6-5 victory with a solo shot and his 40th of the season started the Tigers (73-51) toward a 6-3 win in Sunday's finale.
Cabrera, who has eight homers and 20 RBIs in his last 13 games, is the third player since 1921 to have at least 40 home runs and 120 RBIs while hitting .350 or better through 116 games, joining Babe Ruth and Jimmie Foxx.
"I mean, I've never seen anything like it, and this is 50 (years in baseball) for me," manager Jim Leyland told the team's website.
Cabrera, however, is batting ...