White Sox Lose But Keep Half Game Lead On Red Sox For The Wild Card
Tigers end White Sox winning streak
DETROIT (AP) – Justin Verlander allowed five hits over seven
innings and the Detroit Tigers ended the Chicago White Sox's
seven-game winning streak with a 9-1 rout Tuesday night.
Three players – White Sox starter Freddy Garcia (back), Tigers
first baseman Miguel Cabrera (shoulder) and White Sox designated
hitter Manny Ramirez (hand) – all left the game with injuries,
while Chicago's Gordon Beckham (hand) was a late scratch from the
lineup. Home plate umpire Angel Campos needed attention after being
hit by a foul tip in the eighth inning, but stayed in the game.
Verlander (15-8) allowed one run and walked one while striking
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