Tigers edge Orioles

Tigers edge Orioles

Clete Thomas hit a walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Detroit Tigers over the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 on Monday night.

Detroit won as -260 home favorites as the game played OVER the 8.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Miguel Cabrera went 2-for-4 with a solo drive and three runs batted in for the Tigers, while Fernando Rodney picked up the win in relief of starter Justin Verlander for Detroit.

Luke Scott knocked in two runs for Baltimore, as Danys Baez was tagged with the loss after allowing Thomas' dinger in the bottom of the ninth inning.