Tigers play Astros close - again - but lose, 5-4

Detroit Free Press
Tigers play Astros close - again - but lose, 5-4
Tigers play Astros close - again - but lose, 5-4

The Houston Astros came into Comerica Park this week and swept the Detroit Tigers. The results were not surprising – the defending World Series champions are poised for another deep postseason run. But how tough the Tigers played them was. It was another one-run loss on Wednesday afternoon – 5-4 – after left-hander Daniel Norris fell apart in the fifth inning. BOX SCORE Norris allowed four runs on four hits in that inning, providing Houston with just enough offense to leave town with a three-game-series sweep. The Tigers – as they have been known to do this season – fought back, with Nicholas Castellanos' two-run home run in the seventh pulling them within a run. But, like JaCoby Jones' three-run

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