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MLB Game Summary - Detroit at NY Yankees

(Wednesday, March 12th)

Final Score: Detroit 7, NY Yankees 7 (10 innings)

Tampa, FL ( - Zoilo Almonte hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning as the New York Yankees came back to tie the Detroit Tigers 7-7 in a spring training game on Wednesday.

Almonte's shot off Jose Ortega came after the Tigers had taken a 7-5 lead with a run in the top of the ninth inning.

Both teams put their leadoff runner on base in the 10th inning but neither scored.

The Tigers roughed up Yankees starter Hiroki Kuroda for four runs in the first inning and the right-hander gave up six runs on 10 hits in 3 2/3 frames.

Tigers righty Anibal Sanchez allowed a solo homer to Francisco Cervelli and gave up three hits with three strikeouts in four innings.

Cervelli had two solo blasts in the game.

03/12 17:58:11 ET