UNDATED (WHTC) - Max Scherzer scattered three hits and struck out six in six innings for his seventh victory without a loss so far this season, as he pitched the Tigers past visiting Minnesota on Sunday, 6-1. Detroit is home to Pittsburgh on Monday afternoon, with coverage on 1450 WHTC at 12:40 PM.
The Cubs and White Sox open a two-game series at US Cellular Field in Chicago on Monday evening, with each team coming off Sunday afternoon victories. Wellington Castillo's single in the 10th inning gave the Cubs a 5-4 triumph at Cincinnati. Adam Dunn and Alejandro De Aza each drove in two runs as the White Sox downed visiting Miami, 5-3.
Endrys Bricello tossed seven innings of three-hit, four-strikeout, shutout baseball, as the Whitecaps won at Lake County on Sunday, 4-2. West Michigan goes for the series sweep of the Captains at Classic Park in the Cleveland suburb of Eastlake on Monday afternoon.
Game six of the NHL Stanley Cup Western Conference Semifinals is on Monday night at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, where the Red Wings lead the visiting Chicago Blackhawks in the best-of-seven series, three games to two.