Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Brennan Boesch hit a two-run homer and knocked in three, as the Detroit Tigers earned a 10-4 win over the Atlanta Braves in the finale of a three-game interleague set at Turner Field.
Austin Jackson went 3-for-5 with two runs batted in and scored twice, while Ramon Santiago also drove in a pair for Detroit, which was able to salvage a win in the series and won for only the second time in the last six games overall.
Justin Verlander (9-5) earned the win after giving up four runs on six hits with two walks and six strikeouts over seven frames.
Tommy Hanson (7-5) struggled for the second consecutive start, yielding six runs -- five earned -- on eight hits with a pair of walks and four strikeouts in only 3 2/3 innings of work. The right-hander allowed career-worsts with nine earned runs and 13 hits over 3 2/3 frames in a 9-6 loss to the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday.