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22-25, 3rd in AL Cent
8h

Cabrera, Davidson, Garcia lead White Sox over Tigers 8-2

Melky Cabrera homered and had four RBI, Matt Davidson went deep and Avisail Garcia drove in three runs to lead the Chicago White Sox over the Detroit Tigers 8-2 on Friday night after the first game of their doubleheader was postponed because of rain.

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Cabrera gives White Sox insurance with HR (0:29)
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Davidson stretches White Sox's lead with HR (0:26)

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Game 1 of Friday's doubleheader between the Tigers and White Sox has been postponed. It will be made up as part of a straight doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 2:10 p.m ET. Friday's Game 2 is expected to be played as scheduled at 8:10 p.m ET.

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The Tigers placed C James McCann on the 10-day DL with a left hand laceration on Friday and called up C/1B John Hicks from Triple-A Toledo. In addition, RHP Buck Farmer was appointed as the 26th man for Friday's doubleheader vs. the White Sox.

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Thursday's four longest home runs came from two games, both of them the final of a four-game series: Rockies vs. Phillies and Tigers vs. Astros.

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Marisnick breaks tie with solo homer (0:24)
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Verlander gets roughed up in the fourth (0:45)

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Tigers RF J.D. Martinez's home run on Thursday vs. the Astros was his seventh since May 12, the date when his season began following a sprained right foot that cost him the first 33 games. Martinez's 427-foot solo shot was also his longest homer of the year.

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Tigers C James McCann left Thursday's game vs. the Astros after taking a Mike Fiers pitch off his left hand in the fourth inning. Alex Avila pinch-ran for McCann and also replaced him behind the plate.

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Tigers 3B Nick Castellanos (rest) is not in Thursday's lineup vs. the Astros after having gone hitless in his last 12 at-bats. Dixon Machado will start in his place and bat eighth against Mike Fiers.

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Tigers RF J.D. Martinez (rest) is not in Wednesday's lineup vs. the Astros. Tyler Collins will start in his place and bat eighth against Charlie Morton.

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BBTN: Martinez On Help From Cabrera, More

Tigers OF J.D. Martinez talks to Buster Olney about his success coming off the DL, the help he's gotten from Miguel Cabrera, dealing with trade rumors and more.

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Peacock helps Astros notch combined 1-hitter

Brad Peacock and three relievers combined for a one-hitter and Jose Altuve provided the offense with an RBI double to lead the Houston Astros to a 1-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.

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In his first full week since being activated from the DL, Tigers RF J.D. Martinez was named AL Player of the Week for the third time in his career. His award-winning week included a multi-homer, five-RBI performance against the Orioles on Tuesday.

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5dJerry Crasnick

Revisiting preseason questions: Tigers

In mid-February, we wondered how effective Francisco Rodriguez could be as a closer at age 35. The results weren't pretty before he was removed from the role.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs22214th
Batting Average.24219th
On Base Percentage.32515th
Slugging Percentage.41414th
Earned Run Average4.7125th
Quality Starts267th
WHIP1.4528th
BAA.26625th

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