UNDATED (WHTC) - Gerald Laird’s three-run double capped a five-run rally in the sixth inning, and the Tigers went on to win at Kansas City last night, 6-3, to repeat as American League Central champions. The series at Kauffman Stadium continues this evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC begins at 7:45 PM.
Despite a grand slam with five RBI from Dayan Viciedo, and seven innings of one-hit, 10-strikeout pitching by Hector Santiago, the White Sox’ 11-0 victory at Cleveland last night was eventually for naught, as Detroit’s win eliminated Chicago from the post-season. The series at Progressive Field continues this evening.
Lucas Harrell and three relievers teamed on a two-hit shutout, as visiting Houston’s 3-0 triumph doomed the Cubs to their first 100-loss season since 1966. The series at Wrigley Field continues this evening.
Lance Briggs and Charles Tillman returned two of five Tony Romo interceptions for touchdowns, as the Bears won at Dallas last night, 34-18. Chicago travels to Jacksonville this coming Sunday. Next Monday evening at 8 PM, hear the Houston at New York Jets Monday Night Football game on 1450 WHTC.
In Hope College athletics yesterday, the golfing Dutchmen won the MIAA Jamboree event hosted by Calvin at the Watermark Country Club. Today, the golfing Dutch battle Trine at Bedford Valley, while evening action finds the soccer Dutchmen hosting Trine and the volleyball Dutch home to St. Mary’s of South Bend.