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Wallner, Ober highlight Twins' 4-0 victory over White Sox

Sep. 27, 2022 23:16 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Matt Wallner hit a two-run homer, Bailey Ober had a career-high 10 strikeouts and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 4-0 on Wednesday night. Ober (2-3) threw a career-high 7 1/3 innings, allowing just two hits. “I was in control of...

Chisox eliminated in AL Central, 6th loss in row; Tigers win

Sep. 25, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Dylan Cease pitched six scoreless innings, but the White Sox bullpen got tagged and Chicago was eliminated in the AL Central with a 4-1 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. Jonathan Schoop hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth and Chicago’s sixth straight loss...

Báez eggs on White Sox fans after hitting homer, Tigers win

Sep. 24, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Báez egged on Chicago fans after hitting a home run, and the Detroit Tigers won 7-2 Saturday night to push the White Sox closer to elimination in the AL Central. Cleveland has a magic number of one to close out the White Sox to win the division. Before...

White Sox say La Russa will not return to dugout this season

Sep. 24, 2022 23:21 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa will not return to the dugout this season. La Russa, who turns 78 on Oct. 4, had “additional testing and medical procedures over the past week,” the team said Saturday, and doctors have directed the Hall of Famer to stay...

Vaughn hits grand slam as White Sox beat Tigers 11-5

Sep. 18, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Andrew Vaughn hit his first career grand slam, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 11-5 on Sunday. Eloy Jiménez and AJ Pollock also connected as Chicago won for the third time in four games. Jiménez finished with three hits and three RBIs, and Gavin...

Moncada leads White Sox over Tigers 4-3 in 11 innings

Sep. 17, 2022 22:45 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Yoan Moncada hit a tiebreaking single in a two-run 11th inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat Detroit 4-3 on Saturday night after losing to the Tigers in extra innings in the series opener. With the score 2-2, Elvis Andrus reached on a bunt single leading off the...

Jiménez, Abreu homer as surging White Sox beat Rockies 4-2

Sep. 14, 2022 00:02 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Miguel Cairo is still getting used to running the Chicago White Sox while Tony La Russa is away. With Chicago trying to close out Colorado on Tuesday night, Cairo felt the pressure. “When you have one- or two-run leads, you don't feel comfortable,”...

Laureano 2-run homer highlights 6-run fifth, A's beat ChiSox

Sep. 11, 2022 20:27 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — With Rickey Henderson in the house for a festive day celebrating Dave Stewart, Tony Kemp accomplished something even the base-stealing Hall of Famer didn't. Kemp became the first leadoff hitter in Oakland history with a home run, triple and four runs scored...

Gallen's shutout streak ends at 44 1/3, D-Backs beat Rockies

Sep. 11, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Zac Gallen retired the first nine batters he faced to extend his scoreless innings streak to a franchise-record 44 1/3 innings and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 12-6 on Sunday. Gallen's streak was the seventh-longest in major league history. Orel...

White Sox take advantage of Mariners' miscues for 9-6 win

Sep. 07, 2022 20:51 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Scott Servais spent a majority of his pregame time on Wednesday lauding his Seattle Mariners for the work they have done to be a good defensive ballclub this season. And then the Mariners promptly went out and committed three errors in a 9-6 loss to the Chicago...