UNDATED (WHTC) - Anibal Sanchez allowed five hits and struck out 10 over seven-plus innings, while Omar Infante provided all of the offense with an eighth-inning RBI single, as the Tigers edged the White Sox in Chicago last night, 1-0. Detroit's magic number to clinch a third straight AL Central title is now 11 heading into tomorrow evening's game with Kansas City at Comerica Park. Coverage on 1450 WHTC follows high school football. The Sox, meanwhile, await the arrival of Cleveland to US Cellular Field tomorrow night.
Mike Leake and four relievers combined on a six-hit shutout, while Jack Hannahan's pinch-hit, three-run homer in the sixth inning capped the scoring, as Cincinnati blanked the visiting Cubs yesterday, 6-0. Chicago opens a four-game series in Pittsburgh this evening.
NFL action on 1450 WHTC at 8 PM tonight finds the New York Jets in suburban Boston to face the New England Patriots.