Porcello, Tigers, Blank Twins
Rick Porcello tossed seven shutout innings and allowed just three hits as the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 on Friday night to open a three game series in Minnesota. the Tigers had just five hits, but all five were doubles, including two each for Prince Fielder and Jhonny Peralta. Victor Martinez alos hit a double. Fielder drove in two runs, while Peralta and Martinez each drove in one. Game two of the series is set for Saturday night.