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DETROIT - It's hard to keep up with all that Miguel Cabrera is doing right now:
With the score tied, Omar Infante led off the Tigers' eighth Thursday night with a single. Torii Hunter was next, with Miguel Cabrera on deck. And so manager Jim Leyland had a decision:
Last Saturday night in Texas, Anibal Sanchez gave up a hit to the first batter he faced, Elvis Andrus. He gave up eight more hits while only getting eight outs. Manager Jim Leyland lifted him with two outs in the third.
DETROIT - Last Saturday night in Texas, Anibal Sanchez gave up a hit to the first batter he faced, Elvis Andrus. He gave up eight more hits while getting only eight outs. Manager Jim Leyland lifted him with two outs in the third.
No matter how often someone hits the ball hard, winning the batting title can be tough. Miguel Cabrera repeatedly had shown that in the last few days before Friday.
The Detroit Tigers already had lost five games this season in which they led in the seventh inning or later.
Justin Verlander threw his between-starts bullpen session Saturday. It came two days after he gave up seven runs in the third inning to the Rangers.
Seldom do these high-payroll, highly talented Tigers generate a comparison with the 2003 Tigers, who lost an American League-record 119 games.
Justin Verlander expressed resolve and displayed perspective Thursday night after allowing seven runs in the third inning - the most he has given up in an inning in his career.
Entering Thursday night, Jose Valverde had lost 12 games since he joined the Tigers at the start of 2010. Nine of those 12 losses had come when Valverde entered a tied game at home.