The Tigers and White Sox were washed out last night for Game #2 of their 4 game series on the southside. Tonight - Game #3 will feature the scheduled starters from last night as Justin Verlander battles Chicago's John Danks. First pitch is set for 8:10pm, and a makeup date has not yet been announced for yesterday's game.
The West Michigan Whitecaps took 11 innings last night in Midland, but they finally defeated the Great Lakes Loons (3-1)...extending their winning streak to a season-high 7 games. The Caps magic number to earn a playoff spot in the first half of the season is now 1 game.
Congratulations to the Wayland Union varsity softball team! They were the only team yesterday in state quarterfinal action to win. The Wildcats defeated Hudsonville Unity Christian (7-0) to advance to the Division 2 semifinals and will play Livonia Ladywood at 3pm on Friday at Michigan State University.
Yesterday at Blythefield Country Club, the LPGA held a media press conference to announce the Meijer LPGA Classic presented by Kraft coming to Blythefield August 7-10. A full-field of 144 players will participate in the 4-day tournament and tickets are on sale now at meijerlpgaclassic.com or by calling 1-800-444-5742.
Finally, don't forget the 2014 U.S. Open tees off tomorrow at Pinehurst No.2, and you can enter the U.S. Open Tee 2 Green Golf Challenge for your chance to win a $75 gift card to Tee 2 Green at espn961.com.