MLB: Chi WhiteSox 3, Detroit 1

Aug. 5, 2007 at 4:57 PM
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DETROIT, Aug. 5 (UPI) -- Gavin Floyd worked six-plus shutout innings Sunday as the Chicago White Sox completed its first three-game sweep of the season over the Detroit Tigers, 3-1.

Floyd (1-1) scattered seven hits and did not walk a batter, while striking out six. Bobby Jenks pitched a perfect ninth to record his 32nd save.

Josh Fields, Jerry Owens and Darin Erstad each drove in a run for the White Sox, who have won four straight games.

Magglio Ordonez homered to score the Tigers only run. Detroit has now lost five straight and 11 of their last 13 games.

Jordan Tata (1-1) managed to last only five innings against the White Sox, giving up three runs on five hits while walking four and fanning just two.

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