Tigers’ Record: 22-16, 2nd place; 1.5 GB Minnesota
Tigers vs. White Sox | 7:05 p.m. ET – Comerica Park | On the air: FSD/AM 1270 & 97.1 FM
Rick Porcello (3-3, 6.08 ERA) vs. Freddy Garcia (2-2, 4.75 ERA)
Tigers 5 – Red Sox 1
Tigers History Lesson
On this Date in Tigers History
- 2001 — Former Tigers outfielder Ike Brown died from cancer in Memphis at the age of 59. He played for the Tigers from 1969-74. According to Baseball-Reference.com, Brown was one of the last Negro League players still active in the majors during the 1970s. He played every infield and outfield position but center during his Tigers career.