UNDATED (WHTC) - Alex Avila’s three-run homer in the top of the ninth inning off of Chris Perez enabled the Tigers to win at Cleveland last night, 4-2. Detroit carries a 10-game winning streak and a four-game edge over the Indians in the AL Central race as the series at Progressive Field continues this evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC is at 6:40 PM.
The Cubs, who were idle yesterday, open up a three-game series in Philadelphia this evening.
Alex Rodriguez may have garnered the pre-game headlines, but it was Alex Rios who drove in four runs as the White Sox snapped a 10-game losing streak by beating the visiting New York Yankees last night, 8-1. The series at US Cellular Field continues this evening.
Tanner Rahier knocked in three runs, including the game-winning RBI with a sacrifice fly in the 13th inning, as visiting Dayton outlasted the Whitecaps last night, 5-4. The series at Fifth Third Ballpark concludes this evening.