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Sale making his pitches count

The White Sox are confident Chris Sale's his electric arm will hold up

Updated: August 23, 2012, 2:56 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Chris Sale made his 22nd start Wednesday night. He threw 109 pitches, struck out 13, increased his innings total to 153 innings and his win total to 15.

Sale's numbers are fantastic and for some, the innings-watchers, very worrisome.

In the White Sox's 2-1 win over the New York Yankees, the spindly left-hander got to 101 pitches to end the seventh, as Russell Martin missed badly on an 82 mph changeup, with two relievers warming up.

But Sale (2.65 ...

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