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MLB: Detroit 7, Toronto 3

April 9, 2013 at 5:27 PM

DETROIT, April 9 (UPI) -- Miguel Cabrera keyed a 15-hit Detroit attack Tuesday with four RBI, including a three-run homer, helping power the Tigers over slumping Toronto 7-3.

Cabrera finished 4-for-5 with three runs scored.

Torii Hunter rapped out three hits, reaching the career 2,000-hit plateau as the Tigers took the opener of a three-game series.

Alex Avila added a solo homer for Detroit, which was coming off a weekend series win against the New York Yankees.

Anibal Sanchez (1-0) earned his first victory of the season, limiting the Blue Jays to two runs on five hits while striking out eight through seven innings.

Toronto, meanwhile, fell to 2-5 to begin the year as Brandon Morrow (0-1) was tagged for five runs on nine hits in just 3 2/3 innings.

Colby Rasmus socked a solo homer for the Blue Jays.

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