DETROIT, MI -- Former Mizzou star Max Scherzer was on the mound for Detroit against Colorado on Sunday.
In the top second, Scherzer struke out Chris Nelson to end the inning. Bottom third, bases loaded, Detroit's Ramon Santiago singles up the middle... two score... Detroit up 4-0.
In the top of the eighth with Scherzer still pitching, Don Kelly makes the nice catch to end the inning. Scherzer pitched 8 shutout innings and struck out 12 to get the win, improving to 6-4.
The Tigers blanked the Rockies 5-0.