UNDATED (WHTC) - Carlos Corporan's RBI double in the ninth inning broke a 5-5 tie, and visiting Houston salvaged yesterday's finale of the series at Comerica Park over the Tigers, 7-5. Detroit opens a four-game series at Texas this evening. Coverage on 1450 WHTC begins at 7:40 PM.
Jeff Samardzija scattered five hits with seven strikeouts over eight innings, and added a two-run homer to boot, in leading the Cubs over visiting Colorado in the rubber game of the series at Wrigley Field last night, 6-3. Chicago hosts the New York Mets tomorrow afternoon.
Adam Dunn cracked two homers and drove in five runs, powering the White Sox to a 9-4 victory at Minnesota in the rubber game of the series at Target Field in Minneapolis yesterday. Chicago plays the LA Angels in Anaheim tomorrow evening.
Jeff Holm homered and knocked in five runs, as the Whitecaps won in Dayton last night, 11-3. The rubber game of the series at Fifth Third Field in Ohio is this evening.
Patrick Sharp had a goal and two assists as the Blackhawks drew first blood in their NHL Stanley Cup playoff series against the visiting Red Wings last night, 4-1. Chicago leads the best-of-seven Western Conference Semifinals, one game to none, and will host Detroit in game two at the United Center on Saturday afternoon.
LeBron James tallied 23 points as defending NBA champion Miami eliminated the visiting Bulls from the playoffs last night, 94-91. The Heat won the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Semifinals, four games to one.
Francis Pare's goal with less than three minutes left in the second period broke a 3-3 tie, and the Griffins went on to defeat visiting Toronto in AHL Calder Cup playoff action last night, 5-4. Grand Rapids leads the best-of-seven Western Conference Semifinals, two games to one, and will host the Marlies at Van Andel Arena again tomorrow evening.