Simply put, Mike Trout was the best player in the game in 2012.
It looks like the World Series will go the distance and seven games for the second straight year.
The Baltimore Orioles saw this one coming. Coming off a horrid performance in the All-Star game, Detroit ace Justin Verlander returned to form Sunday, allowing three hits over eight innings to carry the Tigers to a 4-0 victory at Camden Yards.
Brad Penny allowed three runs and five hits in 5 1/3 innings Sunday, helping the Tigers to a 10-6 victory over the Baltimore Orioles.
Miguel Cabrera homered in a five-run sixth inning that featured six consecutive two-out hits, and the Detroit Tigers rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5.
Miguel Cabrera is rounding into form after a rocky start this spring — on and off the field.
Cabrera had three hits and two RBIs and rookie Adam Wilk pitched three scoreless innings to help the Detroit Tigers beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-1 on Sunday.