Recap - Detroit Defeats New York 5-3

Recap - Detroit Defeats New York 5-3

Detroit grabbed a 5-3 win over New York on Sunday, as Max Scherzer was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.

Max Scherzer earned the victory for the Tigers, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 4, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Miguel Cabrera in the win.

New York got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Freddy Garcia in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jorge Posada had 2 hits in the loss for the Yankees.

The battle of the bats favored Detroit as they had 9 hits, while New York only had 5.