UNDATED (WHTC) - Max Scherzer allowed three hits and struck out nine over seven innings as the Tigers downed the visiting LA Angels on Saturday, 5-2. The rubber game of the series at Comerica Park is on Sunday; coverage on 1450 WHTC is at 12:40 PM.
Homers by Mike Olt, Wellington Castillo and Darwin Barney helped power the Cubs past visiting Cincinnati on Saturday, 8-4. The rubber game of the series at Wrigley Field is on Sunday.
Former Tiger Prince Fielder's solo homer in the fourth inning snapped a 1-1 tie and ignited a four-run frame for Texas, who went on to defeat the visiting White Sox on Saturday night, 6-3. The series at Globe Life Park in Arlington concludes on Sunday afternoon.
Jason Kanzler's 12th-inning single plated the winning run as Cedar Rapids on Saturday salvaged the series finale from the visiting Whitecaps, 7-6. West Michigan hosts Bowling Green at Fifth Third Ballpark on Monday evening.
Barret Jackman's goal at the 5:50 mark of overtime lifted St. Louis over the visiting Blackhawks on Sunday, 4-3. The Blues lead the best-of-seven Western Conference Quarterfinal series, two games to none, but Chicago hosts game three at the United Center on Monday evening.
The Detroit Red Wings are in Boston on Sunday afternoon, leading a best-of-seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series, one game to none.
The Chicago Bulls begin their NBA Eastern Conference Quarterfinal series with Washington on Sunday by hosting the Wizards at the United Center.
Brett Clark's marker in the fourth round of the shootout enabled Lake Erie to edge the visiting Griffins on Saturday night, 4-3. Grand Rapids begins defense of its Calder Cup championship in suburban Vancouver against Abbotsford next Friday evening in the opener of a best-of-five series.