Chicago White Sox
Thursday afternoon, Kyle Lobstein pitched an absolute gem, guiding the team to a 4-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
Joba Chamberlain felt good, and early on everything seemed to be falling into place.
The Baltimore Orioles postponed a second straight game against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday after a night of rioting near Camden Yards.
The Baltimore Orioles’ home game against the Chicago White Sox was postponed Monday night because of safety concerns after riots broke out near Camden Yards following the funeral of Freddie Gray.
The Chicago White Sox momentarily lost their cool and then fell again to the Kansas City Royals.
White Sox general manager Rick Hahn said the team changed its process for determining when to challenge a play after a costly mistake in Detroit last weekend.
“I think the defense has been tremendous,” Tigers pitching coach Jeff Jones said Sunday. “Honestly, I think it’s been a huge plus for us.”
“He’s a three, four hitter on any other team in the big leagues,” Victor Martinez said. “Makes you feel pretty good about your offense.”
“I don’t know what’s going on today,” Sanchez said, “but for sure everything’s going to change soon.”
Coming into this season, the Tigers had started 9-1 just twice since World War I: in 1968 and 1984, the years of Detroit’s last two World Series titles.