ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Gary Sheffield hit a pair of two-run
homers and had five R-B-Is as Detroit blasted Texas 10-to-0.
Sheffield went deep twice while the Tigers were building a
6-to-0 lead by the third inning. It was his second five-R-B-I game
since May 29th.
Carlos Guillen and Ivan Rodriguez hit back-to-back homers in the
fifth to make it 9-to-0. Placido Polanco had three hits and Magglio
Rodronez collected his league-high 54th R-B-I in the rout.
Justin Verlander worked the first seven innings for his sixth
win in eight decisions, allowing five hits and striking out six.
Kevin Millwood was rocked for seven runs and nine hits in just
three and two-thirds. He's 2-and-5 with a seven-point-57 E-R-A.