With ace and Cy Young contender Chris Sale on the mound, the White Sox wouldn’t need much offense to support him. The White Sox never trailed in the series and outscored the faltering Indians 26-5. Weve got about 12 hours to figure out how to change that if we want to win one against them.. The Indians are 6-0 in their last 6 during game 4 of a series and 5-2 in Salazars last 7 home starts.
A abandoned week regarding the Indians resulted in a closed-door experiencing boss Terry Francona.
The perception of what state the Cleveland Indians are in at the trade deadline seems to be clearing itself up after a terrible series against the former last-place Chicago White Sox.
Melky Cabrera had a run-scoring single in the seventh to make it 2-0.
“That was awesome”, Sale said of the White Sox’ five-run first. In the second game, Taylor Teagarden singled home the tiebreaking run off Aroldis Chapman with two outs in the ninth inning, completing the Cubs’ biggest comeback of the season and a doubleheader split with the Reds.
White Sox: Abreu (right index finger) said he is no longer experiencing soreness after re-bruising his finger on July 11 at the Cubs. The left-hander allowed five hits in 62⁄3 innings, struck out nine and didn’t walk a batter.
“It’s just not the way we’re going to do business here, so we held a team meeting to rein the guys back in, get our heads out of our butts and start playing better baseball”.
Tigers 9, Mariners 4 – Nick Castellanos hit a grand slam off the brick facade in left-center field, part of an eight-run third inning for host Detroit in a win over Seattle. Urshela would score on a ground out to second by pinch hitter David Murphy.
Shortstop Alexei Ramirez took a hit away from Kipnis in the sixth with a leaping backhand grab while tumbling to the ground.
Rodon improves his record to 4-3. “He can get himself into trouble, but what he has that most people don’t is he can get himself out of trouble”.
“Just the way we played, pitching and defense and to swing it the way we have”, Ventura said. Shuck started in center and batted leadoff Sunday. “He had less velocity than his last start, but more command”.
White Sox: LHP John Danks will open a four-game series at Fenway Park on Monday. During his career tenure with the White Sox, the 26-year-old has been consistent, holding a lifetime 3.56 ERA.
Indians: RHP Cody Anderson will pitch the opener of a three-game series against Kansas City at rogressive Field on Monday.