Tigers nip White Sox

Alex Avila hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Detroit Tigers to a 3-2 win over the Chicago White Sox Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field.

The Tigers won the game as +145 underdogs, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9) set by sportsbooks.

Phil Coke improved to 7-2 with the win, allowing just one hit in 1 1-3 innings of relief for the Tigers.

J.J. Putz gave up two runs in relief and suffered the loss for the White Sox.