UNDATED (WHTC) - Rain and cold weather kept the Tigers from playing their game with Minnesota at Target Field in Minneapolis on Sunday. No make-up date was immediately announced. Detroit plays the White Sox in Chicago on Tuesday evening, with coverage on 1450 WHTC at 7:45 PM.
The White Sox used a homer and four RBI from Jose Abreu in downing visiting Tampa Bay on Sunday, 9-2. Scott Carroll tossed over seven innings of six-hit, three-strikeout ball for Chicago, who hosts the Rays again on Monday night.
Starlin Castro cracked two solo homers and Jason Hammel blanked the Brewers on three hits with seven strikeouts over seven-plus innings, as the Cubs won at Milwaukee on Sunday, 4-0. Chicago opens a series in Cincinnati on Monday evening.
The Whitecaps scored two runs in the second inning on a wild pitch and a ground out, with Kevin Ziomek making that lead hold up with eight innings of three-hit, six-strikeout pitching, as West Michigan downed visiting Fort Wayne on Sunday, 2-1. The ‘Caps start a series in suburban Cleveland against Lake County on Monday night; broadcast time on 1450 WHTC and http://whtc.com/listen-live is at 6:20 PM.
Duncan Keith scored one goal and set up three others as the Blackhawks closed out visiting St. Louis in NHL Stanley Cup playoff action on Sunday, 5-1. Chicago wins the Western Conference Quarterfinals, four games to two, and awaits the winner of the Colorado-Minnesota series; the Avalanche lead the Wild, three games to two going into Monday evening’s contest in St. Paul.
Trevor Ariza’s 30-point performance led Washington past the visiting Bulls in NBA playoff action on Sunday, 98-89. The Wizards lead the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, three games to one, but Chicago hosts game five at the United Center on Tuesday night.