Max Scherzer continued his unbeaten streak improving to 9-0, and the Detroit Tigers evened up their series win the Kansas City Royals, 3-2, Tuesday night.
Victor Martinez broke a 2-2 tie with an eighth-inning sacrifice fly that gave Detroit the win. KC trailed 2-0 and evened the score in the fifth with a David Lough solo home run and an Alcides Escobar RBI single
Despite getting the win on Sunday, Aaron Crow came in Tuesday and surrendered the winning run, falling to 2-2 on the season.
The loss for Kansas City drops them to 6.5 games out of first setting up a series finale on Wednesday between James Shields and Justin Verlander at 1:10 PM.