Ivan Rodriguez of the Tigers is hitting .406 in his past 43 games.
The Angels lost for the fifth time in six games and are a season-high six games behind first-place Texas.
Line of the day
Mark Buehrle, White Sox P
IP H R BB SO
9 2 0 0 4
He said it
"It's not disappointing, but it's something that surprised me. It was like, 'Wow. What have I done?' "
Sammy Sosa, Cubs slugger, on hearing boos at Wrigley Field
Jason Schmidt of the Giants looks for his 13th win as he faces the Padres in a key NL West matchup.