Boston, MA (Sports Network) - David Ortiz finished 3-for-4 with a home run,
two RBI and a pair of runs scored as Boston downed Detroit, 6-3, in the second
test of a four-game series from Fenway Park.
Daniel Nava added a three-run double and Mike Aviles drove in another run for
the Red Sox, who have won the first two in this set and seven of 10 overall.
Daniel Bard (5-5) allowed five hits and two runs with four strikeouts and two
walks over 5 1/3 innings.
Prince Fielder homered among his two hits and knocked in two runs for the
Tigers, who came into the series having swept Minnesota.
Justin Verlander (5-3) had a rare off night, charged in defeat for 10 hits and
five runs over six full frames despite fanning seven.
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