Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Max Scherzer won his 17th game to join elite
company, while Victor Martinez and Miguel Cabrera knocked in three runs
apiece, as Detroit completed a four-game sweep of Cleveland with a
convincing 10-3 victory on Thursday.
Scherzer (17-1) breezed through seven innings, allowing four hits and a
pair of runs, fanning five with one walk to earn his fourth straight victory.
Prince Fielder drove in two and Andy Dirks contributed two hits and an RBI for
the Tigers, who have won 12 straight games and matched a similar run from
Sept. 2-14, 2011.
Asdrubal Cabrera totaled a pair of RBI doubles for the Indians, losers in five
of their last seven.
Zach McAllister (4-7) lasted just 2 1/3 frames, charged with four hits and six
runs -- five earned -- with four walks.
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