UNDATED (WHTC) - Max Scherzer allowed seven hits with 12 strikeouts and no walks over eight innings, as he pitched the Tigers past visiting Colorado yesterday, 5-0. Detroit hosts St. Louis tomorrow night, with coverage on 1450 WHTC beginning at 6:40 PM.
Chicago’s baseball teams face each other at US Cellular Field this evening after suffering losses yesterday. Ryan Kalish’s single in the seventh inning broke a 3-3 tie, and visiting Boston went on to defeat the Cubs, 7-4. Dee Gordon’s single in the 10th inning enabled the LA Dodgers to edge the visiting White Sox, 2-1.
A throwing error by Ryan Courtin the 14th inning enabled the visiting Whitecaps to beat his South Bend Silver Hawks yesterday, 4-3. The Midwest League now takes a break for its All-Star Game in suburban Chicago tomorrow night; West Michigan returns to action on Friday evening by hosting South Bend.
The NASCAR Cup series made the first of its two seasonal stops in the Irish Hills yesterday, as Dale Earnhardt Jr. took the checkered flag in a 400-mile race, with Tony Stewart finishing second. The Good 'ol Boys return to MIS for the Pure Michigan 400 on August 19th.