The Blue Jays allowed Mark Buehrle to take the field alone before the bottom of the first, and fans gave him a standing ovation.
Jose Abreu had three singles and three RBIs to increase his major league-leading total to 89, and the Chicago White Sox had 17 hits in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.
Marcus Stroman opposes Hector Noesi tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
“The names get brought up, that is just part of the game,” White Sox manager Robin Ventura says.
The Brewers surprise, Trout dominates and there’s a Tanaka/Abreu battle for best AL rookie.
Jose Abreu hit two solo home runs, Alexei Ramirez added a two-run blast and the Chicago White Sox survived a shaky ninth inning to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 Friday night for their second win in nine games.
John Danks opposes R.A. Dickey tonight at the Rogers Centre.
Starting for the first time since May 19, White Sox right-hander Scott Carroll (2-4) allowed five runs and nine hits in five innings.
Scott Carroll opposes J.A. Happ tonight at the Rogers Centre.
“Good teams find a way to play well and not get distracted,” Theo Epstein says.
The pain here doesn’t make up for the honor.
Mark Buehrle leads the majors with 10 wins.
The Cubs would likely be seeking some young power arms in return for Samardzija.
Someone needs to check to make sure pitcher Felix Doubront is OK.
Creativity at its finest.
Jeff Samardzija says the Cubs “got to stay in it and keep fighting” all season.
Fifteen scouts were in attendance to watch Samardzija work Thursday, a sign a trade is perhaps on the way.
Many believe/hope the Cubs compete for a playoff spot in 2015. With that actually being pretty unrealistic it’s the wrong time not to shop a soon to be 29 year old starting pitcher.
Jose Quintana pitched into the eighth inning and rookie Marcus Semien hit his first homer to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.
Knuckleballer R.A. Dickey threw six shutout innings before leaving with soreness in his neck and back, Rajai Davis had two hits and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Chicago White Sox 3-1 on Thursday.