July 31, 2014 at 2:37 pm

Thursday's Tigers-White Sox live tweets: Chicago takes series with 7-4 victory

Tigers pitcher Drew Smyly works in the second inning Thursday afternoon at Comerica Park. (Robin Buckson / Detroit News)

White Sox at Tigers

When: 1:08 p.m. Thursday

Where: Comerica Park, Detroit

TV/radio: FSD/97.1

Follow the game with live tweets from our Tigers team:

Quick hits

Here’s what you need to know:

■ The Tigers go for the series win in a rubber match against the White Sox. Detroit beat the White Sox, 7-2, on Wednesday night to snap a four-game losing streak. Tigers starter Max Scherzer recorded his 13th win, tying him for the major-league lead.

■ Drew Smyly, Thursday’s Tigers starter, struck out a career-high 11 batters in his previous start, against the Angels, but took the loss.

■ Torii Hunter has 23 runs batted in this month, trailing only the Red Sox’s David Ortiz (25) in the American League.

■ The Tigers Austin’ Jackson is batting .381 lifetime (16-for-42) against John Danks, Thursday’s Tigers starter, while Ian Kinsler is hitting .342 lifetime (13-for-38) against the White Sox pitcher.

News bulletin

Here are some Tigers stories to catch up on prior to first pitch:

■ Tigers keep looking at relievers as trade deadline looms

■ Tigers Mailbag: Doug Fister trade looking worse and worse

■ Tigers' inconsistency makes it hard to tell what help they need

■ After Tigers' 6-run first, Max Scherzer makes short work of Sox to snap 4-game skid

Tigers lineup

1. Austin Jackson (R) CF

2. Ian Kinsler (R) 2B

3. Miguel Cabrera (R) 1B

4. Victor Martinez (S) DH

5. Torii Hunter (R) RF

6. J.D. Martinez (R) LF

7. Nick Castellanos (R) 3B

8. Alex Avila (L) C

9. Eugenio Suarez (R) SS

SP: LP Drew Smyly (6-9, 3.77)

White Sox lineup

1. Adam Eaton (L) CF

2. Alexei Ramirez (R) SS

3. Jose Abreu (R) 1B

4. Dayan Viciedo (R) LF

5. Paul Konerko (R) DH

6. Gordon Beckham (R) 2B

7. Tyler Flowers (R) C

8. Moises Sierra (R) RF

9. Leury Garcia (S) 3B

SP: LH John Danks (9-6, 4.40)