FLORIDA MARLINS VS NEW YORK METS
Florida Marlins Matt Treanor (L) comes to the aid of Anibal Sanchez after Sanchez gets hit by a ball against the New York Mets in the 4th inning at Shea Stadium in New York City on May 2, 2007. (UPI Photo/John Angelillo)
Anibal Sanchez came within two outs of throwing the year's first no-hitter in the major leagues Friday, carrying Detroit to a 6-0 win over Minnesota.
Justin Grimm tossed 6 2/3 efficient innings and Elvis Andrus went 5-for-5 with two RBI for Texas Saturday in the Rangers' 7-2 victory over Detroit.
Andy Dirks blasted a grand slam to back a strong start from Anibal Sanchez Monday, propelling the Detroit Tigers over Houston 7-2.
Jordan Zimmermann struck out seven over seven innings Wednesday, carrying Washington to a 3-1 victory over Detroit.
Pitcher Scott Diamond had a strong outing Wednesday, backed by two RBI each from Justin Morneau and Chris Parmelee in Minnesota's 6-2 win over Detroit.
A record-setting strikeout performance by Anibal Sanchez and a rare offensive surge by Matt Tuiasosopo Friday led Detroit to a 10-0 battering of Atlanta.
Tommy Hanson escaped trouble through six innings Friday and the Los Angeles Angels took a shutout into the ninth in defeating Detroit 8-1.
Austin Jackson went 4-for-6 with a homer and three RBI Sunday, igniting a 14-hit attack that carried the Detroit Tigers over Oakland 10-1.
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.
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