Prince Fielder hit two home runs and drove in five runs to give the Detroit Tigers an 8-3 victory against the New York Yankees, who have lost three of four games to start the Major League Baseball season.
Detroit Tigers All-Star first baseman Miguel Cabrera was arrested and charged with driving under the influence after police watched him drink from a bottle of Scotch as he sat in his car alongside a Florida road.
Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers became Major League Baseball’s first Triple Crown winner since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967, joining a group of eight Hall of Famers who have achieved the feat in the American League.
The New York Yankees and Oakland Athletics won division titles on the final day of Major League Baseball’s regular season. While the Yankees’ was no surprise, even A’s executives and players were shocked at their crown.
Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers regained the American League lead with his 44th home run of the season as he seeks to become Major League Baseball’s first hitter to win the Triple Crown since Carl Yastrzemski in 1967.
Triple Crown winner Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers and Buster Posey of the World Series champion San Francisco Giants are among the finalists for Major League Baseball’s Most Valuable Player awards in the American and National leagues.