Andrew Romine homers in Tigers win over Braves

Posted at 9:17 PM, Mar 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-15 21:17:57-04

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) -- Andrew Romine hit a two-run homer and Justin Upton singled and scored twice for the Tigers, who beat the Braves 8-6 on Wednesday.

Atlanta starter R.A. Dickey gave up six runs -- five earned runs -- in 4 1/3 innings.

Matt Kemp hit a two-run double, and Kurt Suzuki followed with a two-run homer to chase starter Jordan Zimmerman, who has a 15.00 ERA after allowing four runs and four hits in two-thirds of an inning.