Detroit Tigers starter Max Scherzer’s bid for his 20th win of the season was stalled as Detroit lost to the White Sox 5-1 last night in Chicago.
Scherzer was tagged with his third loss.
He gave up five runs, four earned on six hits while striking out six in four innings.
Victor Martinez provided all the offense for Detroit with a solo home run in the seventh, as the Tigers lost their third-straight game.
Tonight, Rick Porcello (11-8, 4.76 ERA) starts for Detroit, while Chicago sends Erik Johnson (0-1, 4.50 ERA) to the mound First pitch is 8:10 p.m.
By: Mike Plourde for Great Lakes Radio Sports