DETROIT (AP) Justin Verlander already lost. Doug Fister pitched gamely, but his fine effort wasn't good enough either.
NEW YORK (AP) The Giants' shutout of the Detroit Tigers drew a record-low television rating for Game 2 of the World Series.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Royals have claimed pitcher Chris Volstad on outright waivers from the Chicago Cubs.
CHICAGO (AP) Rick Hahn wanted to make sure the Chicago White Sox were giving him more than just a fancier job title by promoting him to general manager.