Filed under: Stream Game 144: Tigers 9, Royals 5 Contributors: Bless You Boys Staff Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Game 144: Tigers 9, Royals 5 Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email The Tigers bounced Royals' starter Jeremy Guthrie from the game during a six run third inning, cruising to a 9-5 victory. Justin Verlander went seven innings to earn the win. 5 Total Updates Since Sep 8, 2014, 9:00am EDT Follow this stream September 8, 2014 Tigers 9, Royals 5: Win No. 9,000 By Catherine Slonksnis@CSlonksnis Justin Verlander gave a solid performance as the Tigers offense took advantage of early defensive mistakes by the Royals to take the series opener. September 8, 2014 Game 144 afterglow By Al Beaton Bask in the glow of victory! BASK, I say. September 8, 2014 Game 144 Overflow By NCDee September 8, 2014 Game 144: Royals at Tigers, 4:08 p.m. By allikazoo Game 145: Royals at Tigers, 4:08 p.m. September 8, 2014 Game 144 Preview: Royals at Tigers By Rob Rogacki@BYBRob Justin Verlander and Jeremy Guthrie face off as the Tigers and Royals kick off a pivotal series at Comerica Park.