Detroit wins 9-4 to take 2nd in a row at Minnesota.
Former Hens outfielder drives in 3 runs in victory.
Tigers finish 2-5 homestand with 10-5 win over Boston.
DETROIT— David Ortiz homered after being honored by the Tigers as the Boston Red Sox beat Detroit 3-2 on a rainy Saturday night. Ortiz was given a pregame tribute, then hit a two-run homer in the fifth inning. James McCann and J.D. Martinez
Detroit gives up 2 homers, allows 6 runs in loss.
Detroit uses 3-run rally in 8th inning to get win.
Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to give KC a 4-1 victory.
Verlander gives up 3 homers while taking the loss for Detroit.
Detroit stays 5 games back of Cleveland in AL Central.
First baseman collided with opponent while trying to catch errant throw.