Bradley’s Breakout Day Pushes Red Sox Past Tigers

        DETROIT (AP) – Jackie Bradley Jr. homered and drove in a career-high five runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 on Sunday.

        Bradley walked with the bases loaded in the second, homered in the seventh and tripled home three more runs in the eighth. Coming into the game, Bradley had a .121 batting average with one extra-base hit and four RBIs in 58 at-bats.

        Henry Owens (1-1) pitched five-plus innings for his first major league win. He walked four, but allowed just one run and three hits.

        Detroit right-hander Justin Verlander (1-5) allowed two unearned runs in six innings. He struck out seven and walked three while throwing 113 pitches.

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