UNDATED (WHTC) - Zach Greinke scattered five hits with five strikeouts over nearly eight innings, pitching the LA Angels past the Tigers in Detroit on Friday night, 2-1. The series at Comerica Park continues on Saturday evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC begins at 6:40 PM.
Joe Mather’s single in the eighth inning plated the tie-breaking run, highlighting a three-run rally for the Cubs in Friday’s 5-3 victory over visiting Colorado. The series at Wrigley Field in Chicago continues on Saturday afternoon.
Paul Konerko’s double in the ninth inning scored the winning run, as the White Sox outlasted visiting Seattle on Friday night, 9-8. The series at US Cellular Field in Chicago continues on Saturday evening.
Jeff McVaney’s RBI single in the seventh inning capped a five-run frame for the Whitecaps, which beat visiting Fort Wayne on Friday night, 5-4. West Michigan opens a four-game series in Dayton on Saturday evening.
Exhibition football on Friday night saw the Bears beat the Giants in New York, 20-17. Chicago is at Cleveland next Thursday evening. On Saturday night, the Detroit Lions face the Raiders in Oakland.