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Scherzer, Cabrera Lead Tigers Past White Sox

Tigers starter Max Scherzer. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers starter Max Scherzer. (Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

DETROIT (AP) — Miguel Cabrera drove in three runs, Max Scherzer struck out 10 and the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 7-4 Thursday.

Cabrera hit a pair of two-out singles for his RBIs.

Scherzer (2-1) allowed two runs and seven hits in six innings. The reigning AL Cy Young winner was pulled with a high pitch count.

Joe Nathan pitched the ninth for his fourth save in six tries. He got the final two outs on a strikeout where Jose Abreu was called for interfering with catcher Bryan Holaday’s throw to second base on a stolen-base attempt.

Jose Quintana (1-1) allowed three runs in six innings.

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