Result: The Yankees lost to the Tigers, 5-2, Tuesday night in Detroit. The loss snapped the Yankees’ five-game winning streak.
Need to Know: The five runs allowed by Brandon McCarthy were the most the right-hander has allowed since getting traded to the Yankees. Jacoby Ellsbury homered twice to plate the Yanks’ only runs of the game. Carlos Beltran had a two-hit night and Derek Jeter collected a pair of singles in four at-bats.
What’s Next: Shane Greene (3-1, 3.17) is on the mound Wednesday evening against Detroit’s David Price (12-9, 3.00). First pitch is scheduled for 7:08 p.m.