ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman and Nick Markakis homered, rookie Aaron Blair had a career-high 10 strikeouts and the last-place Atlanta Braves damaged the Detroit Tigers’ playoff hopes with a 5-3 victory Saturday night. Detroit, trying to return to the
Detroit pulls within half-game of Toronto for wild-card spot.
Briggs: Detroit looking at hectic end to campaign.
Scheduled 1 p.m. start hampered by wet weather.
Game goes only 5 innings because of rain; Detroit stays 1 game back of playoff bid.
Right-hander who rehabbed in Toledo hasn't pitched since Sept. 10.
Verlander, Cabrera power Detroit in a rout of Cleveland.
Cabrera drives in 5 runs in first 2 innings during blowout.
Cleveland wins first title since 2007; Kluber leaves with injured groin.
Dangerous trip Friday night at Brigham Young awaits.