UNDATED (WHTC) - Andy Dirks’ grand slam capped a six-run fourth inning for the Tigers, who went on to defeat visiting Houston last night, 7-2. The series at Comerica Park in Detroit continues this evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC is at 6:40 PM.
Travis Wood allowed two hits and struck out two in seven scoreless innings, pitching the Cubs past visiting Colorado last night, 9-1. The series at Wrigley Field in Chicago continues this evening.
Aaron Hicks cracked two solo home runs, while Justin Morneau had three hits and drove in four runs, as Minnesota overpowered the visiting White Sox last night, 10-3. The series at Target Field in Minneapolis continues this evening.
Jesse Darrah set the tone by tossing five-plus innings of five-hit, nine-strikeout pitching, as South Bend downed the visiting Whitecaps yesterday, 6-2. West Michigan opens up a three-game series at Dayton this evening.
LeBron James tossed in 27 points as visiting Miami cruised past the Bulls in NBA playoff action last night, 88-65. The defending champion Heat leads the Eastern Conference Semifinals, three games to one, and can close out the series by defeating visiting Chicago at American Airlines Arena tomorrow evening.