Rick Porcello scattered 4 hits and pitched a complete game in Chicago Tuesday night leading the Detroit Tigers to a 9-1 win over the White Sox. The Tigers picked up a game on Cleveland after the Indians lost to Kansas City. The Tigers now lead Cleveland by 5 1/2 games in the Central Division with 17 remaining. The Tigers play at Chicago to close out their road trip Wednesday night.
Porcello improves to 12-8. Prince Fielder went four for five with a three run homer, his second four-hit game of the season.