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Tigers top Indians in 10 after bullpen blows lead

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Miguel Cabrera's RBI double in the 10th inning lifted the Detroit Tigers to a 5-4 win over the Cleveland Indians on Saturday night after their bullpen blew a lead for Justin Verlander.

Verlander went seven innings, retiring the last seven batters he faced before the bullpen coughed up a 4-2 lead. Al Alburquerque gave up a run in the eighth inning and the Indians rallied with two outs in the ninth against closer Joe Nathan (4-2), tying the score at 4-4 on Michael Bourn's RBI single.

In the 10th, Ian Kinsler led off with a single off Cody Allen (3-2), went to second on Austin Jackson's sacrifice bunt and scored on Cabrera's double off the left-center field wall.

Phil Coke, like Nathan in the ninth inning, struck out the first two Indians batters in the bottom of the 10th before giving up a single to Carlos Santana. But he fanned Lonnie Chisenhall to end the game, giving the Tigers their third straight win, including the first two games of this three-game series.

06/21 23:09:52 ET

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