Home at The Cell
James Shields has the office keys today. Joining him for the series listed starters are Carson Fulmer makes his MLB debut in the starting rotation, Chris Sale and Jose Quintana.
**Injury news – Alex Avila back on the D.L another 4 weeks due to injuring the hammy, Zack Putnam heading for surgery, Carlos Rodon still needing a Rehab assignment. Austin Jackson not recovering as the medical staff would like.
For those who could not see the game the boys are wearing the white pinstripes today. Picks to click – Tim, Adam, Justin and Todd
James first pitch is a strike.
Adam Eaton opens the Sox hitting with a single to left.
Justin Morneau is safe at 1st in the bottom of the 2nd – Todd Frazier is safe with no one out.
Top of 3rd – play under review, runner is safe at second., bottom of the inning and Adam with a double, tim Anderson with an RBI single, Eaton home for a 1 to 0 Sox lead.
Tigers tie the score at 1 all with a solo shot in the top of the 5th. Another solo shot by the Tigers and they take the lead 2 to 1.
Bottom of 6th and Jose Abreu with a single and Justin walked, Tyler Saladino hit by a pitch and the pond is full. J.B WHY did you swing at that?
James Shields have tossed up the office keys and Matt Albers was the winner.
Due to a major rain storm the game was stopped in the middle of the 7th inning and eventually called with the Tigers getting the win 2 to 1
Thanks Mother Nature for messing with this one.