Tigers Edge Reds Behind Boyd

Matthew Boyd fired eight shutout innings and the Tigers held on to edge the Reds 2-1 in Detroit.

Boyd allowed just four hits and a walk for the win while Shane Greene gave up a run in the ninth before posting his 22nd save.

Niko Goodrum homered and Mike Gerber had an RBI double for the Tigers, who have alternated wins and losses since the All-Star break.

Homer Bailey dropped to 1-and-8 with a complete-game loss for Cincinnati.