Eric Haase homers in 1st and helps Tigers beat Mariners

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Detroit Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera, left, greets Eric Haase after Haase’s two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

DETROIT (AP) — Eric Haase hit a two-run homer in the first inning and the Detroit Tigers beat the Seattle Mariners 5-3.

Matthew Boyd allowed an unearned run, six hits and a walk over six innings.

Daniel Norris inherited the bases loaded with no outs in the eighth and limited Seattle to two runs. Jose Cisnero pitched the ninth for his second save.

Marco Gonzales gave up four runs and five hits over four innings in his second start since coming back from a strained left forearm.

The Tigers took advantage of Gonzales early, scoring four runs in two innings.

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