UNDATED (WHTC) - Casey Kotchman singled home in the sixth inning the tie-breaking run, and later scored the insurance tally in that same frame, as Cleveland beat the visiting Tigers last night, 5-3. The series at Progressive Field continues this evening, with coverage on 1450 WHTC beginning at 6:40 PM.
JD Martinez’ single in the sixth inning snapped a 1-1 tie, and Houston made the slim advantage stand up last night in handing the Cubs their eighth straight defeat, 2-1. Chicago looks to avoid a third consecutive series sweep when they again face the Astros at Minute Maid Park this evening.
PJ Walters scattered five hits and struck out five in a complete-game performance, as he pitching visiting Minnesota past the White Sox last night, 9-2. The series at US Cellular Field in Chicago continues this evening.
Off last night, the West Michigan Whitecaps return to action this evening with the opener of a three-game series against the visiting Lake County Captains at Fifth Third Ballpark.