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Tigers 5, Royals 1

Tigers 5, Royals 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Rick Porcello outdueled James Shields and the Tigers won their fifth in a row. Porcello raised his career record against Kansas City to 8-3, yielding six hits and one run through seven innings. Alex Avila drove in three runs, putting the Tigers in position to go for a four-game sweep today in what had been billed as an AL Central showdown.

Tigers 5, Royals 1 07/12/14 [Last modified: Saturday, July 12, 2014 10:46pm]
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