Max Scherzer struck out 14 over eight shutout innings as the Tigers tamed the Pirates 5-2 at Comerica Park. The reigning AL Cy Young winner allowed three hits and two walks to improve to 14-and-4. J.D. Martinez homered and drove in two as Detroit swept the two-game set in Motown after dropping two in Pittsburgh earlier in the week. Nick Castellanos also had two RBI for the Tigers. Rick Porcello takes the mound for the Tigers, while the Mariners counter with James Paxton.