Prince Fielder smacked a three-run homer in the first inning to lead the Tigers to a 6-2 win over the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field. Austin Jackson and Torii Hunter added solo shots for Detroit, which will go for the four-game sweep on Thursday. Anibal Sanchez tossed six shutout innings to up his record to 8-and-7. Dayan Viciedo went 3-for-4 with a homer and two runs scored for the White Sox, who are 2-and-4 since the All-Star break. John Danks was tagged for six runs and 11 hits in seven frames as he fell to 2-and-8 with the loss.
The Tigers look for the 4-game sweep this afternoon. WRHL's Pre-Game Show begins at 12:35 on Newstalk 1060.