Chicago White Sox
CHICAGO – When White Sox manager Robin Ventura evaluates closer Addison Reed, he doesn’t use any special grading scale.
CHICAGO – Chris Sale overcame a shaky first inning to combine with two relievers on a five-hitter and Adam Dunn homered to lead the Chicago White Sox over the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 Thursday night.
CHICAGO – For better or worse, the White Sox have become accustomed to playing in close ballgames.
CHICAGO – As almost always is the case before a White Sox home game, a country song played in the clubhouse before players headed outside to take batting practice Monday.
CHICAGO – The Cleveland Indians had some fun with Asdrubal Cabrera after the All-Star shortstop bruised his left wrist when he fell down the steps on his way to the dugout in Houston over the weekend.
CHICAGO – Gavin Floyd felt great about the way he pitched Sunday.
CHICAGO – It’s difficult to nitpick an outing in which the opponent scored only one run in seven innings.