The Tigers beat the Yankees 5-2 on Tuesday night in the Motor City. Rick Porcello earned his 15th win, allowing two runs on nine hits in eight innings of work. Joe Nathan grabbed his 28th save. The Tigers announced a sell-out crowd of 40,488. Many of the fans came to see Derek Jeter play in his last regular-season series in Detroit. Jeter received a standing ovation when he was introduced prior to his first at-bat. David Price will get the start tonight against New York, while the Yankees counter with Shane Greene. The Tigers are 1 1/2 games behind the Royals for first place in the AL Central. Detroit is one half game out of the second wild card spot in the American League.