UNDATED (WHTC) - Brandon Moss slugged two homers and drove in six runs, powering visiting Oakland past the Tigers last night, 14-4. The finale of the series in Comerica Park is today. Coverage on 1450 WHTC is at 12:40 PM.
Ricky Nolasco gave up three hits and struck out 11 in eight innings as the LA Dodgers blanked the visiting Cubs yesterday, 4-0. Chicago is home to Philadelphia at Wrigley Field tomorrow afternoon.
Chris Sale allowed four hits with 12 strikeouts over eight innings as the White Sox downed visiting Houston last night, 6-1. Chicago plays the Red Sox in Boston tomorrow evening.
The Whitecaps swept a doubleheader from visiting Fort Wayne last night. Lance Durham’s three-run homer capped a five-run third inning as West Michigan took the opener, 5-2. Jeff Thompson scattered four hits with six strikeouts over six innings in winning the nightcap, 2-0. The series at Fifth Third Ballpark continues this evening.
The high school football season along the Lakeshore and across the state begins tonight. The Caledonia-Holland game from the Ray and Sue Smith Stadium is on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live, starting at 6:40 PM. The Saugatuck-Blanchard Montabella contest from Edmore is on 92.7 The Van and http://927thevan.com/listen-live, also at 6:40 PM. Other action finds Holland Christian at Zeeland East, West Ottawa at Canton, Zeeland West at Detroit Country Day, Hamilton at Middleville, and Fennville hosting Lawton.
NFL exhibition play concludes this evening, with the Lions at Buffalo and the Bears home to Cleveland.