Miguel Cabrera Continues Assault on Major League Pitching

Detroit Tigers newsMiguel Cabrera homered for the fourth consecutive game and finished with three RBI and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6.

Cabrera is now  batting, .391/.467/701 with 14 home runs and 55 RBI, but it was an intentional walk in the eighth inning that set up the comeback win for the Tigers.

After the walk Prince Fielder singled off Jared Burton and the Tigers took a 7-6 lead. Joaquin Benoit pitched a perfect inning of relief, while Jose Valverde pitched the ninth for his fifth save.

The Tigers trailed 6-3 going into the bottom of the seventh, but scored three times off three Minnesota pitchers.

Josh Willingham trying to shake off an early-season slump hit two home runs for Minnesota and had four RBI with two runs scored.

 

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