John Danks may have solved his problems away from home. The left-hander and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, Leury Garcia hit his first major league home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.
John Danks opposes Josh Beckett tonight at Dodger Stadium.
Ian Kennedy opposes John Danks at U.S. Cellular Field tonight.
The baseball gods have not been kind to John Danks since his shoulder surgery in 2012.
White Sox manager Robin Ventura questioned the effort of his players after a 5-1 loss to Arizona on Sunday in Chicago, and he spoke about the “uninspired” effort again before playing at Oakland on Monday night hoping for a spark. All he could complain about after the latest loss is that the comeback came too late.
John Danks opposes Jesse Chavez tonight at O.co Coliseum.
Jose Abreu and Dayan Viciedo hit RBI doubles in the seventh inning, and the Chicago White Sox rallied for a 3-1 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Monday night.
The Red Sox managed just six hits, but took advantage of the 15 walks issued by Chicago pitching, including 11 after the seventh inning.
The White Sox will break up the lefties in their starting rotation.
Jordan Danks is making his push to get in the White Sox outfield rotation.
Danks is 7-18 since a shoulder injury in 2012, but feels stronger now, he said.
Gordon Beckham’s days in Chicago may be numbered.
Scott Diamond pitched into the seventh inning for his first win since June, and the Minnesota Twins avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Chicago White Sox 4-3 on Wednesday.
John Danks expected a good outing from former teammate Jake Peavy. He got a weak effort from himself.
Jordan Danks homered after replacing the injured Avisail Garcia, backing a solid start by his brother John and helping the surging Chicago White Sox beat the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Sunday.
John Danks shut down Kansas City’s scuffling offense for eight innings, and the Chicago White Sox did just enough damage against Ervin Santana to squeak out a 2-0 victory over the Royals on Tuesday night.
Something good is happening, and it’s visible in the hard numbers.
Don’t blame the starting rotation for this long losing streak by the Chicago White Sox.
Though we won’t have Sale anymore, we may get something we don’t have now — a team with a future.
Prince Fielder, Austin Jackson and Torii Hunter homered, and Anibal Sanchez pitched six scoreless innings to help the Detroit Tigers overcome Miguel Cabrera’s absence in a 6-2 win over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.