Detroit Tigers defeat Milwaukee Brewers, 3-2
Detroit — Justin Verlander doesn't face the Milwaukee Brewers enough to own them.
But he's leasing.
The Detroit Tigers ace didn't come close to repeating the no-hitter he threw against the Brewers on June 12, 2007, the only other time he has faced them, but he was nearly as dominant in the Tigers' 3-2 victory Sunday at Comerica Park to complete a three-game sweep.
Besides Verlander's outing, the game was decided on Brandon Inge's 16th home run of the season, a thr...
DETROIT (AP) Any thoughts of a repeat no-hitter for Justin Verlander left the park along with that first-inning homer he gave up.
Settling for another win against Milwaukee would have to do.
In his second start against the Brewers, and with the same plate umpire as in his no-hitter, Verlander pitched into the eighth and Brandon Inge hit a three-run homer to lead the Tigers to a 3-2 win over Milwaukee.
"It was ironic to even have the same home-plate umpire, but you...