ANAHEIM, Calif., May 10 (UPI) -- Troy Glaus delivered a two-run double in the fifth inning Thursday night and the Anaheim Angels overcame his error in the eighth as they held on for a 7-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers.
Trailing 4-3, the Angels took the lead for good when Glaus laced a double down the left-field line. He advanced to third on a throwing error by shortstop Shane Halter, and scored on Garret Anderson's sacrifice fly.
Glaus, the Angels' third baseman, committed his seventh error of the season in the eighth when he dropped a grounder by Craig Paquette, allowing the Tigers to slice the Angels' lead to 7-5. Jacob Cruz added a sacrifice fly later in the inning, scoring Wendell Magee.
Closer Troy Percival made sure the Angels would not relinquish the lead, retiring the side in order in the ninth for his fifth save.
Anaheim starter Aaron Sele (3-2) won his third straight outing, allowing four runs and nine hits in six innings. The righthander did not walk a batter and struck out one.
Detroit starter Mark Redman (0-4) surrendered seven runs, three earned, and nine hits in 6 1/3 innings. He walked two and struck out three.