UNDATED (WHTC) - Matt Joyce’s sacrifice fly sparked a three-run ninth inning for Tampa Bay, as the visiting Rays blanked the Tigers last night, 3-0. The rubber game of the series is this afternoon, with coverage from Comerica Park in Detroit at 12:40 PM on 1450 WHTC.
Anthony Rizzo’s three-run double in the 10th inning enabled the Cubs to beat the LA Angels in Anaheim last night, 8-6. Chicago hosts Pittsburgh at Wrigley Field tomorrow afternoon.
RBI singles by Alejandro De Aza and Alex Rios in the 16th inning gave the White Sox a 7-5 victory at Seattle yesterday. Chicago opens up a four-game series versus Oakland at US Cellular Field this evening.
Jason King homered and drove in four runs, powering the Whitecaps past visiting Great Lakes last night, 8-3. The series at Fifth Third Ballpark continues this evening, with broadcast time on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live at 6:50 PM.
The Blackhawks skate at Los Angeles in NHL Stanley Cup playoff action this evening, with Chicago leading the defending champion Kings in the best-of-seven Western Conference Finals, two games to one.
Tomas Jurco’s goal with 6:12 left gave the Griffins a 5-4 AHL playoff victory over visiting Oklahoma City last night. Grand Rapids wins the Western Conference Finals, four games to three, and will begin the best-of-seven Calder Cup finals in Syracuse against the Crunch on Saturday evening.