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White Sox ace Chris Sale came within eight outs of a perfect game Sunday night, ending up with a one-hit shutout against the Angels on only 98 pitches in Chicago's 3-0 victory.
White Sox bat girl grateful to be in remissionUpdated May 12 Share TweetSherri Waldvogel represented thousands of breast cancer survivors and victims on Mother's Day as the White Sox Honorary Bat Girl.Source: MLB.comShare TweetRobinson Cano finally hit a home run at Kauffman Stadium, Vernon Wells went deep for the second straight game and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Sunday to wrap up a three-game sweep.
Reynolds' clutch RBI helps Indians win in 10Updated May 12 Share TweetPinch-hitter Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking single in the 10th inning, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Sunday.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetOrioles starter Wei-Yin Chen exited Sunday's series finale against the Twins with a right oblique strain after tossing 73 pitches in five scoreless innings.Source: MLB.comShare TweetSore ribs finally landed Yankees infielder Eduardo Nunez on the disabled list Sunday, forcing the team to select the contract of Alberto Gonzalez from Triple-A Scranton-Wilkes Barre.Source: CNNSI.com
Back-To-Back Homers Lift YankeesMay 12Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Robinson Cano and Vernon Wells hit back-to-back home runs and Mariano Rivera recorded his 15th save in the Yankees' 4-2 win over the Royals.
Orioles Blank TwinsMay 12The Orioles hit three home runs, and five Orioles pitchers combined to shut out the Twins in a 6-0 win.
Back-To-Back Homers Lift YankeesMay 12Robinson Cano and Vernon Wells hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning to spark the Yankees' 4-2 win against the Royals.
Indians Come Back, Win In 10th InningMay 12Mark Reynolds hit a pinch-hit RBI single in the 10th inning to lift the Indians to a 4-3 win against the Tigers.
NFL mailbag - Rookie minicamp first impressionsMay 12John Clayton presents some first impressions from rookie minicamps and answers reader questions.