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Tigers Crush Carmona And Indians

Last updated on Wednesday, September 7, 2011

(CLEVELAND, OH) - A pair of former Cleveland Indians did some damage to their former team as the Detroit Tigers pounded the Indians 10-1.

Victor Martinez drove in three runs with Jhonny Peralta driving home two as the Tigers won their fifth game in a row.

Rick Porcello pitched into the seventh inning, allowing a run on three hits to improve to 13-8.

One of the hits Porcello gave up was Kosuke Fukudome's sixth home run of the season.

Cleveland Starter Fausto Carmona did not make it out of the second inning, allowing seven runs on eight hits to fall to 6-14.

With the loss, the Indians fall eight and-a-half games behind the first place Tigers.

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