Given an 8-0 lead, Sanchez (7-7) wound up allowing four runs, three hits and three walks in 7 1-3 innings.
Cabrera was on first base with no outs and a 3-2 count to Victor Martinez, and took off with the pitch.
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Chamberlain struggled all season as Joakim Soria's set-up man.
J.D. Martinez is doing everything he can to keep the Detroit Tigers in the AL Central race.
Neil Walker homered twice, including a two-run shot in a five-run third, and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 Wednesday night.
Alfredo Simon and the Tigers look to bounce back from a 14-inning defeat Wednesday night.
Justin Verlander is back on the mound Tuesday as the Tigers welcome the Pittsburgh Pirates to Detroit.
When you peel back the thrilling walk-off win by the Tigers on Sunday, there's still reason for concern.
Some players go years without hitting a game-ending home run. Detroit rookie James McCann has done it twice in the past six weeks.
After Saturday's game was rained out, dropping the four-game series between the Tigers and White Sox to three games, an afternoon battle between David Price and Jeff Samardzija will determine the series winner between these AL Central rivals.
The Detroit Tigers were a loss away from falling back to .500 on Friday, but a J.D. Martinez home run in the bottom of the 8th lifted the them over the White Sox for a 5-4 win.
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The Tigers will look to stay above .500 with a win over the White Sox Friday.