UNDATED (WHTC) - Justin Verlander took a no-hitter into the seventh inning before settling for allowing two hits with nine strikeouts over seven innings, as the Tigers completed a weekend sweep at Houston with a 9-0 victory over the Astros yesterday. Off today, Detroit begins a brief, two-game series at Washington tomorrow evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC is at 6:40 PM.
Todd Frazier's two-run single capped a three-run fourth for Cincinnati, and the visiting Reds went on to complete a weekend sweep of the Cubs yesterday with a 7-4 triumph. Chicago welcomes Texas to Wrigley Field tonight in a game postponed by rain last month.
Alex Gordon's single in the 10th inning plated the winning run for Kansas City in the Royals' 6-5 decision over the visiting White Sox yesterday. Chicago looks to avoid being swept out of Kauffman Stadium this afternoon in a game postponed by rain this past Friday.
Austin Elkins' sacrifice squeeze bunt in the top of the eighth inning plated the winning run yesterday, as visiting Quad Cities edged the Whitecaps yesterday, 5-4. The rubber game of the series at Fifth Third Ballpark is this evening. Catch all of the action on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live at 6:25 PM.
Jason Zucker's goal at the 2:15 mark of overtime lifted Minnesota past the visiting Blackhawks yesterday, 3-2. Chicago still leads the NHL Stanley Cup Western Conference Quarterfinals, two games to one, with game four of the best-of-seven series at the Xcel Center in St. Paul tomorrow evening.
The Detroit Red Wings host Anaheim tonight in game four of the NHL Stanley Cup Western Conference Quarterfinals. The Ducks lead the best-of-seven series, two games to one, following Saturday's 4-0 victory at Joe Louis Arena.
The Chicago Bulls are in Miami to face the defending NBA Champion Heat in game one of a best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinal series this evening.
The Grand Rapids Griffins, who advanced in the AHL Calder Cup playoffs with Saturday's 7-0 victory over visiting Houston, open up a best-of-seven Western Conference Semifinals series in Toronto against the Marlies on Friday night.