The Chicago White Sox haven’t been proficient at the long ball in 2021 despite playing in a renowned hitters’ ballpark. But they made up for the drought with five home runs off Houston Astros pitching in a 10-1 win before a lively crowd of 34,304 on the South Side.
The Chicago White Sox called up Jake Burger from Triple-A Charlotte ahead of a July 2 game against the Detroit Tigers. He got two hits that evening and has provided depth at third base and designated hitter since.
Adam Engel hit a three-run home run in the 10th inning as the Chicago White Sox hit the All-Star break on a high note, defeating the Baltimore Orioles 7-5 at Camden Yards. The Sox (54-35) are a season-high 19 games over .500 and have an eight-game division lead.
Brian Goodwin had four hits and three RBIs, leading the Chicago White Sox to an 8-3 victory against the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday at Camden Yards. The Sox had 13 hits and extended their winning streak to four.
Chicago White Sox second baseman Leury García came within a double of the cycle during a 6-1 victory against the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday at Target Field. García hit a two-run home run in the second inning, singled in the fourth and had an RBI triple in the sixth. The Sox took two of three in the series.
Lucas Giolito pitched a three-hitter, José Abreu launched a three-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 10-1
CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito pitched a three-hitter, José Abreu launched a three-run homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 10-1 on Saturday night. Tim Anderson
Lucas Giolito of the Chicago White Sox talks with pitching coach Ethan Katz during the second inning Sunday in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images) | Getty
Gavin Sheets, center, greets friends and family after a game against the Orioles, Friday, July 9, 2021, in Baltimore. The White Sox won 12-1. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) | AP Photos
The Chicago White Sox had four players on the American League roster and the Cubs had two on the National League squad in the AL's 5-2 victory. Here’s how the night went for players from both teams.
The Chicago White Sox selected 12 pitchers (seven right-handers and five left-handers), four infielders, two outfielders and two catchers. The group includes 16 college and four high school players.
Outfielder Yoelqui Céspedes will represent the Chicago White Sox organization in the All-Star Futures Game on Sunday at Coors Field in Denver. The event brings together some of the top prospects in the minor leagues. “It means a lot,” Cespedes said.