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MLB: Cleveland 4, Detroit 3 (2nd game)

Sept. 29, 2010 at 10:32 PM

CLEVELAND, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Trevor Crowe put Cleveland in front with a squeeze bunt Wednesday and the Indians went on to down Detroit 4-3 in the second game of a doubleheader.

Cleveland captured the opener 4-0 and the sweep allowed the Indians to equal their longest winning streak of the season at six games.

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Brantley tripled home Lou Marson to tie the score in the second game at 3-3 in the fifth inning, and he then scored on Crowe's perfect suicide squeeze.

Josh Tomlin (6-4) lasted five innings to get the win, surrendering three runs on nine hits.

The bullpen gave up a hit over the final four innings and Chris Perez recorded the last four outs for his 23rd save.

Justin Verlander (18-9), who had won his previous four decisions, took the loss. He gave up four runs on seven hits and struck out 10 in seven innings.

Detroit has dropped three in a row after a four-game winning streak.

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