Detroit left-hander Francisco Liriano threw two scoreless innings against the Yankees in his first start with a new team.
Liriano allowed one hit, walked two and struck out three in the Tigers’ 7-2 loss Tuesday.
Liriano, 34, worked out of a two-on, one-out jam in the first by striking out Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez. Liriano induced a double-play grounder from Miguel Andujar to end the second.
“My main focus this year is to eliminate the walks and make something happen in three pitches or less,” Liriano said. “That’s what I’m working on right now. I missed my spots a little bit in my first outing. …continue reading here…