Cleveland Indians Sweep Detroit Tigers – May 22-24, 2012

Carlos Santana #41 of the Cleveland Indians
Carlos Santana #41 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Catcher Carlos Santana #41 of the Cleveland Indians tries to make the tag as Andy Dirks #12 of the Detroit Tigers is safe during the sixth inning at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians
Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians watches a two-run home run during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers after giving up at two-run home run during the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers flys out to center for the final out of the game against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 4-2. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Carlos Santana #41 & Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Carlos Santana #41 & Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Catcher Carlos Santana #41 celebrates with closing pitcher Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians after the Indians defeated the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 4-2. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Andy Dirks #12 of the Detroit Tigers
Andy Dirks #12 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Andy Dirks #12 of the Detroit Tigers argues with home plate umpire Jerry Meals #41about the third called strike during the ninth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 4-2. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Closing pitcher Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians wipes his face during the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 4-2. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians
Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Asdrubal Cabrera #13 celebrates in the dugout after scoring on a sacrifice fly hit by Carlos Santana #41 of the Cleveland Indians during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians
Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Asdrubal Cabrera #13 of the Cleveland Indians scores on a sacrifice fly by Carlos Santana #41 during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers
Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Shortstop Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers tags out Shelley Duncan #47 of the Cleveland Indians on an attempted steal during the eighth inning at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians celebrates after scoring the go-ahead-run off a hit by Travis Hafner #48 during the eighth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers
Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Closing pitcher Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers
Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Closing pitcher Phil Coke #40 of the Detroit Tigers wipes his face during the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers argues a call at the end of the top of the seventh inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers looks on during the seventh inning just before he is relieved by Phil Coke (not shown) #40 against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Starting pitcher Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the third inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Ubaldo Jimenez #30 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez #30 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the third inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Right fielder Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians drops a line drive hit by Prince Fielder (not shown) #28 of the Detroit Tigers during the seventh inning at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
lex Avila #13, Brennan Boesch #26 and Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Alex Avila #13 celebrates with Brennan Boesch #26 and Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers after Avila hit a three run home run during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Chris Perez #54 & Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Chris Perez #54 & Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Closing pitcher Chris Perez #54 celebrates with Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians after the Indians defeated the against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Casey Kotchman #35 of the Cleveland Indians
Casey Kotchman #35 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Casey Kotchman #35 on a double by Jose Lopez (not shown) #4 of the Cleveland Indians during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians runs to third as third baseman Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers throws out Asdrubal Cabrera (not shown) #13 of the Cleveland Indians during the third inning at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers
Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Catcher Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers tags out Casey Kotchman #35 of the Cleveland Indians at home plate during the eighth inning at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers
Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Shortstop Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers can't make the tag as Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians steal second during the sixth inning at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Michael Brantley #23 and Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Michael Brantley #23 and Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Center fielder Michael Brantley #23 and right fielder Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians nearly collide as Choo makes the catch during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers
Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates after scoring during the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Third baseman Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians tags out Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers during the third inning at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Starting pitcher Doug Fister #58 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Starting pitcher Zach McAllister / (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Zach McAllister #34 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Starting pitcher Zach McAllister #34 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the second inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Starting pitcher Zach McAllister / (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Travis Hafner /  (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Designated hitter Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians hits an RBI sacrifice fly during the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Travis Hafner / (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Closing pitcher Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Carlos Santana #41 & Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Carlos Santana #41 & Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Catcher Carlos Santana #41 celebrates with closing pitcher Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians after they defeated the against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 5-3. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians hits an RBI double to deep right during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Third baseman Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers tags out Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians in a run down during the sixth inning at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Jason Kipnis #22 scores on a double hit by Asdrubal Cabrera (not shown) #13 of the Cleveland Indians during the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo / (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians hits a single during the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo / (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Starting pitcher Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Ubaldo Jimenez #30 of the Cleveland Indians
Ubaldo Jimenez #30 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez #30 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the first inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers
Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers pitches during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers
Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers singles to left field during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians
Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians slides in safely at homeplate with the Indians second run during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Vinnie Pestano #52 of the Cleveland Indians
Vinnie Pestano #52 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Vinnie Pestano #52 of the Cleveland Indians delivers the pitch during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians
Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians connects for a single during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians
Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians slides in safely at second ahead of the tag of Jhonny Peralta #6 of the Detroit Tigers during their game at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians celebrate a four game series sweep during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Chris Perez #54 of the Cleveland Indians delivers the pitch during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians makes the catch in right field in front of Michael Brantley #23 of the Cleveland Indians during their game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Jose Lopez #4 of the Cleveland Indians connects for an RBI single during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers
Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Quintin Berry #52 of the Detroit Tigers crosses home plate scoring the Tigers lone run during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Brennan Boesch #26 of the Detroit Tigers
Brennan Boesch #26 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Brennan Boesch #26 of the Detroit Tigers misplays a fly ball in right field during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Jason Kipnis #22 of the Cleveland Indians completes the double play at second base over a sliding Alex Avila #13 of the Detroit Tigers during their game at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Tigers 2-1. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Shin-Soo Choo #17 of the Cleveland Indians receives congratulations after connecting for a lead off homer run during the game against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 24, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 22: Manager manager Jim Leyland #10 takes starting pitcher Rick Porcello #48 of the Detroit Tigers out of the game during the sixth inning after he gave up two runs at Progressive Field on May 22, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
Carlos Santana #41, Jason Kipnis #22 and Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians
Carlos Santana #41, Jason Kipnis #22 and Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 23: Carlos Santana #41, Jason Kipnis #22 and Travis Hafner #48 of the Cleveland Indians celebrate after Hafner hit a two-run home run during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 23, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
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