Detroit sports glance: Tigers blow another lead in the ninth inning, lose to White Sox

By Dave Hart
LocalSportsJournal.com

White Sox 4, Tigers 3 – Leury Garcia’s walk-off RBI single in the ninth inning led the Chicago White Sox over the Tigers on Saturday night.

LSJ Logo incertMiguel Cabrera ended his second longest homerless streak, hitting a two-run home run in the sixth inning to give the Tigers a 2-1 lead.

James McCann and J.D. Martinez also doubled for the Tigers.

Detroit starting pitcher Justin Verlander took a no decision in his final game of the season, allowing two runs on five hits in six innings.Eye on the D

Tigers’ closer Neftali Feliz pitched his seventh blown save of the season.

The Tigers will look to avoid the sweep against the White Sox with a victory in their last game of the season on Sunday afternoon.

Record: 73-87

5th Place in AL Central (20.5 games behind Kansas City)

Next Game: 10/04/2015 @ Chicago White Sox 3:10 p.m. @ US Cellular Field

Hitting Stats: Miguel Cabrera HR (18) 2 RBI (76), James McCann 2B (18) RBI (41), J.D. Martinez 2B (33).

Pitching Stats: Neftali Feliz L (3-4) .2 IP 2 H 2 R 2 ER 2 BB 0 K, Justin Verlander 6 IP 5 H 2 R 2 ER 1 BB 9 K.

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