DETROIT, Mi. — Miguel Cabrera drove in four runs, including a go-ahead, two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers downed the Kansas City Royals 5-1.
Jeimer Candelario supplied a run-scoring double for the Tigers, who have won five of six.
Jonathan Schoop had two hits and scored two runs.
Winning pitcher Drew Hutchison allowed only an unearned run in 2 2/3 innings of relief.
Michael Fulmer got four outs for his 12th save.
Royals starter Jon Heasley held the Tigers scoreless over 5 1/3 innings in his second career outing.
Detroit left fielder Akil Baddoo robbed Hunter Dozier of a homer with a leaping catch in the third.