Detroit sports glance: Tigers lose to White Sox 5-2 in series opener, fall to second place

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

White Sox 5, Tigers 2 – The White Sox scored four runs in the third inning to defeat the Tigers on Tuesday night.

lsj-fb-logoShane Greene struggled, pitching two and two thirds innings, allowing five runs on five hits.

Alex Avila hit his second home run of the season.

Detroit will look to even the series tomorrow night in Chicago.

Record: 17-10DH's IOTD

2nd Place in AL Central (.5 game behind Kansas City)

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight AL Central Division title: 137

Magic # to clinch their 5th straight playoff berth: 133

Next Game: 05/06/2015 @ Chicago White Sox 8:10 p.m. @ US Cellular Field

Hitting Stats: Alex Avila HR (2) RBI (8), Ian Kinsler RBI (12), Anthony Gose SB (5)

Pitching Stats: Shane Greene L (3-2) 2.2 IP 5 H 5 R 5 ER 4 BB 1 K

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