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Detroit tied the game with a pair of pinch-hit homers in the ninth and Carlos Guillen singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th as the red-hot Tigers rallied to beat the White Sox, 6-5, on Wednesday afternoon at The Cell. Ryan Raburn's solo shot brought Detroit to within two and Alex Avila followed with a two-run blast to knot the game at five. Guillen also homered as the Tigers extended their winning streak to 12 games. Phil Coke got the win and Jose Valverde struck out the side in the 10th for his 44th save. Sergio Santos took the loss for Chicago. Alexei Ramirez and Paul Konerko each drove in two runs for the Sox. The Southsiders hit the road for a four-game series against the Kansas City Royals starting this evening at Kauffman Stadium. Mark Buehrle [[ BURR-lee ]] gets the nod against Jeff Francis in the opener.

 
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