The Detroit Tigers hit back-to-back solo home runs in the sixth inning, but couldn’t muster any other offense in a 4-2 loss to the Chicago Cubs Friday night at Comerica Park. The Tigers (13-25) snapped a four-game winning streak with the loss, while the Cubs (18-19) snapped a three-game losing streak. Jake Arrieta had faced the minimum through 5 2/3 innings, eliminating three Detroit baserunners on double plays.
Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer in the third inning, and the Chicago Cubs went on to a 4-2 victory over the Tigers, snapping Detroit's four-game winning streak Friday night. Jake Arrieta (4-3) faced the minimum number of hitters until the bottom of the sixth, when Detroit's Jake Rogers and Robbie Grossman hit consecutive home runs with two out.
Robbie Grossman sends a solo home run a long way to right-center for the Tigers' second homer in the 6th inning