September 15, 2012Eastern Indiana Sports
Final Score: Tampa Bay 6, New York 4
Bronx, NY (Sports Network) - David Price went seven innings, B.J. Upton hit a solo homer, and the Tampa Bay Rays edged the New York Yankees, 6-4, on Friday in the opener of a three-game series.
Final Score: Detroit 4, Cleveland 0
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Justin Verlander pitched seven shutout innings and the Detroit Tigers scored early to take a 4-0 win over the Cleveland Indians in the opener of a three-game set.
Final Score: Boston 8, Toronto 5
Toronto, ON (Sports Network) - Ryan Lavarnway hit a three-run home run and drove in four as the Boston Red Sox used a three-run ninth inning to surpass the Toronto Blue Jays, 8-5, in the opener of a three-game series.
Final Score: Texas 9, Seattle 3
Arlington, TX (Sports Network) - Yu Darvish tossed seven strong innings and Elvis Andrus had three RBI as the Texas Rangers downed the Seattle Mariners, 9-3, in the opener of a three-game series on Friday.
Final Score: Chicago 6, Minnesota 0
Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Chris Sale tossed six scoreless innings and the Chicago White Sox took a 6-0 win over the Minnesota Twins to open a three- game set. The win allowed Chicago to maintain its one-game lead over Detroit for first place in the AL Central.
Final Score: LA Angels of Anaheim 9, Kansas City 7
Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - Pinch-hitter Kendrys Morales hit a game- tying homer in the eighth inning and Mike Trout scored the go-ahead run later in the frame, as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim defeated the Kansas City Royals, 9-7, on Friday in the opener of a three-game series.
Final Score: Oakland 3, Baltimore 2
Oakland, CA (Sports Network) - Tommy Milone pitched into the seventh inning, Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer, and the Oakland Athletics edged the Baltimore Orioles, 3-2, on Friday in the opener of a three-game series.