Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Chris Sale tossed eight strong innings, Paul
Konerko delivered an early two-run hit, and Max Scherzer was again denied a
20th win, as Chicago downed Detroit, 5-1, in the first edition of a three-game
Dayan Viciedo collected two hits and an RBI, with Josh Phegley driving in the
other run for the White Sox, who have won three in a row after losing nine
Sale (11-12) scattered four hits and one run, fanning eight and walking only
A Victor Martinez solo homer was all the offense for the Tigers, who have lost
three straight and six of eight.
Scherzer (19-3) was dented for six hits and five runs -- four earned -- with
six strikeouts and two walks over four full frames.
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