Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 9/22/13
When it’s your year…it’s your year. In the AL Central, it’s the Tigers’ year. When it’s not your year…you have a constipated look on your face like the one permanently affixed on White Sox manager Robin Ventura’s face after the 9th inning on Saturday night in Detroit (and for much of the season for the matter). The Detroit Tigers continued their march to a 3rd straight AL Central title with a highly improbable comeback victory over their division rivals/whipping boys from Chicago’s south side. Trailing 6-0 and looking previously devoid of any offensive life, the Tigers went on baserunner binge for a period of about 5-minutes that took a blowout into a dramatic comeback. The night started off innocently enough. Two young starting pitchers were dueling from the start as Chris Sale and Rick Porcello matched zeros on the scoreboard through the first 6 innings. Porcello was whiffing numerous Sox batters and also shattered at least three bats as the Sox could muster only a minor threat on...
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