UNDATED (WHTC) - Brayan Peña’s groundout in the 14th inning plated the winning run, as the Tigers won at Seattle last night, 2-1. Detroit goes for the series sweep of the Mariners at Safeco Field this afternoon. Coverage on 1450 WHTC begins at 3:15 PM.
Rain postponed last night’s scheduled Texas-Cubs game at Wrigley Field, with no makeup date immediately announced. The series in Chicago is scheduled to conclude this afternoon.
Josè Quintana tossed nearly seven innings of five-hit, seven-strikeout baseball, pitching the White Sox to victory at Toronto last night, 7-0. The series at Rogers Centre concludes this evening.
The Whitecaps’ game in Lansing last night was rained out. The two teams are now slated to play a doubleheader at Cooley Law School Stadium this evening.
Steve Begin scored twice in the third period to lead Calgary past the visiting Red Wings, 3-2. Detroit skates at Vancouver on Saturday evening, with broadcast time on 1450 WHTC at 9:40 PM.
Brook Lopez had 20 points last night as Brooklyn ended the visiting Pistons’ 29-53 season with a 103-98 victory. The Nets now await the arrival of the Bulls to begin the playoffs on Saturday evening, as Chicago tuned up for the post-season by beating visiting Washington, 95-92, behind 19 points and 15 rebounds from Carlos Boozer.