Cabrera homers, Tigers sweep Mets
Miguel Cabrera hit his 42nd home run of the season Sunday as the Tigers completed the sweep against the Mets with a 11-3 win.
Cabrera's 2-run home run got the Tigers on the board in the first inning. It was part of a three-hit afternoon for Cabrera.
Andy Dirks also had a good day. He hit a home run in the 6th inning, and had 3 RBI.
In all, the Tigers had 18 hits Sunday. They outhit the Mets 41-18 in three games.
The Tigers were leading by one, when they opened things up with a 7-run 9th inning.
Rick Porcello pitched seven innings, allowed four hits and three runs. He struck out four.
Tigers open up a seven-game homestand on Monday when they welcome the Oakland Athletics to Comerica Park.