Brandon Inge hits tiebreaking homer to help Tigers beat Mariners 12-6
Magglio Ordonez also drove in a pair of runs for Detroit.
Reliever Zach Miner (3-3) allowed a run and three hits in 2 1-3 innings.
Detroit starter Nate Robertson lasted 4 2-3 innings, allowing five runs, four earned, on seven hits, walking three, and striking out three.
Jeff Weaver (6-12) gave up seven runs, six earned, on nine hits and two walks in his first start since July 31.
Inge’s homer in the sixth, which ended Weaver’s night, followed a leadoff double by Sean Casey. Ordonez’s two-out double brought in the third run.
In the fourth inning Curtis Granderson led off with his league-leading 22nd triple, the most in a season since Cleveland’s Dale Mitchell had 23 in 1949.
Seattle 1B Richie Sexson returned after missing seven games with a sore left hamstring. … Detroit recalled the contracts of LHP Clay Rapada, and OF Brent Clevlen from Triple-A Toledo. … Ordonez got his league-leading 47th double.