Chicago starter Jon Garland (9-10) gave up one run on seven hits with no walks in seven innings.
Josh Fields had two hits, including a home run, for the White Sox.
Jeremy Bonderman (11-8) started for Detroit and pitched 5 1/3 innings, allowing three runs on seven hits for the Tigers, who trail Cleveland by 6 1/2 games in the American League Central..
Carlos Guillen had two hits and drove in the lone run for Detroit, which has lost five of its last seven games.
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