AMERICAN LEAGUE FINALS
September 11, 2012INDIANA SPORTS PAGE
Final Score: Chicago 6, Detroit 1
Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Alex Rios and A.J. Pierzynski hit back-to-back homers as part of a four-run sixth inning as the Chicago White Sox downed the Detroit Tigers, 6-1, in the opener of a crucial four-game set.
Final Score: Minnesota 7, Cleveland 2
Minneapolis, MN (Sports Network) - Samuel Deduno took a no-hitter into the sixth inning and the Minnesota Twins topped the Cleveland Indians, 7-2, in the finale of a four-game series at Target Field. Deduno (6-3) allowed two runs on three hits and three walks with six strikeouts over seven innings to win for the second time in his last three starts.
Final Score: Oakland 3, LA Angels of Anaheim 1
Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) - Brandon Moss and Cliff Pennington each hit solo homers and Jarrod Parker tossed seven solid innings, as the first meeting of a crucial four-game series went the Athletics' way in a 3-1 victory over the Angels.