UNDATED (WHTC) - Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder each slugged a two-run homer, while Justin Verlander scattered five hits with eight strikeouts over seven innings, as the Tigers beat visiting Minnesota last night, 6-1, for their fifth straight victory. Detroit goes for the series sweep of the Twins this afternoon. Coverage from Comerica Park on 1450 WHTC begins at 12:40 PM.
Carlos Quentin homered and drove in three runs, powering visiting San Diego to a 13-7 victory over the Cubs last night. The series at Wrigley Field in Chicago continues this evening.
Adrian Beltre’s two-run homer capped a decisive six-run sixth inning for Texas, who went on to defeat the visiting White Sox last night, 10-6. The series at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington continues this evening.
Brett Vertigan knocked in three runs as Beloit downed the visiting Whitecaps yesterday, 9-5. West Michigan opens up a three-game series against visiting Cedar Rapids this evening. Hear all of the action from Fifth Third Ballpark on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live, starting at 6:25 PM.
Teemu Selanne’s goal 1:29 into the third period broke a 1-1 tie, and Anaheim drew first blood in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff set from the visiting Red Wings last night, 3-1. The Ducks host Detroit in game two of the best-of-seven Western Conference Quarterfinal Series at the Honda Center tomorrow evening.
Brian Bickell scored at the 16:35 mark of overtime, lifting the Blackhawks to a 2-1 victory over visiting Minnesota in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff opener last night. Chicago is home for game two of the best-of-seven Western Conference Quarterfinal Series at the United Center on Friday evening.
The Grand Rapids Griffins welcome Houston to Van Andel Arena tonight in AHL Calder Cup playoff action. The best-of-five Western Conference Quarterfinal Series is tied at a game apiece.