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Manager Brad Ausmus (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Tigers Fall To White Sox 6-2

The biggest issue for Detroit was its defense, particularly in the early going.

97.1 The Ticket–08/31/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 30:  Ian Kinsler #3 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after hitting a two-run single against the Chicago White Sox in the fourth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 30, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Tigers Win Game Two, 8-4, To Salvage Doubleheader Split

The Tigers put it away with three runs in the ninth, as J.D. Martinez hit a sacrifice fly and Alex Avila and Don Kelly added RBI singles.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 30: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after the two-run home run by Adam Dunn #44 of the Chicago White Sox in the fourth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 30, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

White Sox Get To Scherzer As Tigers Fall, 6-3, In Doubleheader Game One

After the Tigers tagged Sale for three runs in the first inning, the White Sox countered with six-straight off of Max Scherzer.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 20: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers points back to the crowd as comes in after hitting a grand slam home run off of pitcher Kirby Yates #49 of the Tampa Bay Rays during the seventh inning of a game on August 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Sources: White Sox Will Make Push For Tigers DH Victor Martinez In Offseason

Martinez has been with the Tigers since coming over from the Red Sox in 2011, but missed the entire 2012 season with a torn ACL.

08/30/2014

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 29:  Starting pitcher Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers smiles as he stands in the dugout after pitching the seventh inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on August 29, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

JV Returns: Verlander In Control As Tigers Down White Sox, 7-1

It was the first time this season that the former AL MVP allowed fewer than two runs in a game.

97.1 The Ticket–08/30/2014

SEATTLE, WA - AUGUST 10: Austin Jackson #16 of the Seattle Mariners hits a three-run double in the second inning against the Chicago White Sox at Safeco Field on August 10, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Jackson’s 4 RBIs Lead M’s Past White Sox

Austin Jackson is starting the settle in with the Seattle Mariners.

97.1 The Ticket–08/11/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 31: Detroit Tigers President/CEO/General Manager David Dombrowski watches the action during the game between the Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on July 31, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Tigers Make Big Trade, White Sox Win Game 7-4

The game quickly became a secondary concern in the Motor City when the Tigers added another Cy Young Award winner to their star-studded rotation, acquiring Tampa Bay’s David Price in a blockbuster three-team deal.

97.1 The Ticket–07/31/2014

Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images) FILE

Tigers Top White Sox 7-2

Max Scherzer pitched seven impressive innings, and the Detroit Tigers scored six runs in the first inning en route to a 7-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.

97.1 The Ticket–07/30/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

CHICAGO, IL - JULY 02: Leury Garcia #28 of the Chicago White Sox (R, arm in air) is mobbed by teammates including Alexei Ramirez #10 and Moises Sierra #25 after hitting a game-winning, walk-off single in the 9th inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at U.S. Cellular Field on July 2, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Angels 3-2. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Garcia Single Lifts White Sox Over Angels 3-2

Leury Garcia did all he could to stay ready, to be prepared when his chance came. When he got it, he sure did deliver.

97.1 The Ticket–07/03/2014

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