Game 1 – Tigers 9 Sox 3
Mark Buehrle was not sharp vs. the Tigers as he went 5.2 innings surrendering 6 runs on 8 hits and 2 walks. Buehrle gave way to Tony Pena who in his 2.1 innings surrendered 3 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks. The Sox hitters continued to be ineffective with 6 hits which included a 2 homer game for Carlos Quentin and a Paul Konerko solo shot as the only extra base hits.
Game 2 – Tigers 9 Sox 0
Edwin Jackson didn’t have it in this game giving up 8 runs, 7 earned on 12 hits and 4 walks. Will Ohman and Jeff Gray combined for 2.1 innings and 1 run. The Sox were once again shut down getting only 5 hits, the first one in the 7th none of those 5 were extra base hits.
Game 3 – Tigers 3 Sox 0
The Sox were unable to hit anything once again and continued the epic scoreless streak they are on.
Justin Verlander struck out AJ Pierzynski for 1000 in his career in game 1
Sox have now lost 9 straight vs. the Tigers