The Tigers withstand a four run eighth inning rally by the Indians to win 6-4. Rick Porcello earns his ninth win, Joe Nathan nails down the victory with his second straight save. Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez both went deep for Detroit, combining for five RBIs.
Six innings of shutout ball by Rick Porcello and two home runs by Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez carried the Tigers to their second consecutive win. They now occupy the AL Central Division lead by a half-game.