Tigers look to win Cleveland series Sunday after Saturday's 9-4 win
Updated On: Jul 07 2013 04:43:34 AM EDT
The Tigers could go up 4.5 games over the Cleveland Indians with a win Sunday afternoon. Detroit will send Doug Fister to the mound against Cleveland's Corey Kluber.
First pitch is at 1:05 p.m.
On Saturday, Tigers' Anibal Sanchez returned with a bang, pitching five innings of one-run ball.
Sanchez was able to strike out four Indians and looked dominant at times.
The Tigers were backed by a strong offensive output including a big four-run 3rd inning. The big bats of Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder hit back-to-back home runs to get the scoring started.
Torii Hunter was also a major part of the offense as he was a single short of the cycle. Hunter hit a double, a triple and a 2-run home run in the 6th inning.
On Monday, the Tigers' Max Scherzer will pitch against the Indians as he looks to go 14-0.