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White Sox's Danks wins 1st game in year-plusUpdated Jun 8 Share Tweet
John Danks pitched three-hit ball over eight innings for his first victory in more than a year, and the Chicago White Sox won for just the second time in 12 games, beating the surging Oakland Athletics 4-1 on Saturday.
Share TweetA victim of the Boston Marathon bombings has thrown out the first pitch at a Chicago White Sox game, thanks to an assist from the Oval Office.
Ventura affirms commitment to White SoxUpdated Jun 8 Share TweetChicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura said Saturday that even if the organization sells off assets at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, he would remain committed to his team.
Cubs' Fujikawa set for Tuesday arm surgeryUpdated Jun 8 Share TweetThe Chicago Cubs confirmed Saturday that right-hander Kyuji Fujikawa will have elbow ligament replacement surgery on Tuesday in Birmingham, Ala.
A’s outfielder Josh Reddick saves game with homer-robbing grab, ruins Hawk Harrelson’s dayUpdated Jun 8 Share TweetA long season for the Chicago White Sox got even longer on Friday night. Despite getting their first home run from a player not named Adam Dunn since May 22 - Tyler Flowers hit a solo shot in the third - the southsiders dropped a gut-wrenching 4-3 decSource: yahoo.com
Four downs with DitkaUpdated Jun 8 Share Tweet1. Are you worried Marc Trestman’s offense, which involves considerable timing between the quarterback and receiver, will be hard to execute in an often bad-weather, bad-field venue like Soldier Field? That’s overexaggerated. Every offense, every passSource: suntimes.comShare TweetJosh Donaldson hit his first career grand slam, Josh Reddick made a homer-saving catch in the ninth inning, and the Oakland Athletics rallied from a three-run deficit Friday night for a 4-3 victory over Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox.
Danks, White Sox Shut Down AthleticsJun 8John Danks pitched eight strong innings to lead the White Sox past the Athletics 4-1.
JaMarcus Russell Works Out For BearsJun 8John Clayton discusses JaMarcus Russell's workout with the Chicago Bears on Friday, and the chances he'll sign with a team before training camp.