Wood allowed three runs on eight hits during 6 2/3 innings pitched. He struck out three batters and walked two.
|Travis Wood pitched 6 2/3 innings today against the Tigers (photo from cubs.com)|
|Alfonso Soriano after his base hit in the game against the Tigers (photo from Chicago Tribune)|
In other Cubs news, third baseman Ian Stewart has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a sore left wrist. Valbuena was called up from Triple-A Iowa and takes Stewart's spot on the roster.
Catcher Wellington Castillo was activated from the disabled list and in a corresponding move, Koyie Hill was designated for assignment.
Tomorrow the Boston Red Sox will roll into town to play a three-game series against the Cubs. Ryan Dempster will start for the Cubs at 1:20pm CT.