After four consecutive losses, the Tigers needed a win badly today. They needed Max Scherzer to get back on track even more than the needed a win. They got both. In his first game back after his stint in Toledo, Scherzer struck out a career high 14 batters in 5 2/3 innings as the Tigers routed the Athletics 10-2. Phil Coke and Joel Zumaya later added three more k's for a team total of 17.

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