Jose Abreu and Geovany Soto homered and drove in three runs apiece and Jeff Samardzija pitched eight strong innings for the Chicago White Sox in a 9-4 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday n
White Sox rip Red Sox 9-4 at Fenway
The White Sox rolled to a sixth straight win behind Jose Abreu's and Geovany Soto's six combined RBIs, and Jeff Samardzija's eight strong innings. Melky Cabrera, who went 4-for-5, finished a HR shy of the cycle in extending his multi-hit streak to a career-high six games. Box score
Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts left Tuesday's game after tumbling over the low bullpen retaining wall in center field while in pursuit of what became a home run for Chicago's Jose Abreu.
The hits don't stop for Cabrera
White Sox's Melky Cabrera is 4-for-4 and sits a HR away from the cycle after hitting a triple in the sixth at Fenway. He's 15 for his last 26. Follow live
Melky a machine
Melky Cabrera is 3-for-3 tonight to give him 14 hits in his past six games. Earlier, he extended his multi-hit streak to a career-high six games. The White Sox lead the Red Sox 5-2 in the fifth. Follow live
Cabrera's hot streak at the plate
Melkey Cabrera singled to lead off the third inning and now has a career-high 6 consecutive multi-hit games. The White Sox lead 5-2 after Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer in the second to put the Red Sox on the board. Follow live
White Sox jump on Miley, Red Sox
Shortly after Pedro Martinez's No. 45 was retired at Fenway Park, the White Sox posted a five-run first inning on three doubles and a single off Red Sox starter Wade Miley. The White Sox have now scored at least 4 runs in the first inning in 3 of their past 4 games; they didn't do that once in their first 94 games this season. Follow live
Trying bolster their value
There have been a handful of trades already made in advance of Friday's deadline, and a number of pitchers pitching tonight may be next, and are looking to make one last impression on their potential suitors.
LaRoche on bench again for Chicago
Slumping DH Adam LaRoche is out of Tuesday's lineup after also getting a day off Monday. LaRoche told reporters he didn't like being benched, but agreed with the decision. "My pride has been injured a little bit," he said.
Stark: Jeff Samardzija could stay put
A club that has spoken with the White Sox told Jayson Stark that the team will keep the RHP unless the return doesn't hurt their chances this year. Chicago is 4 1/2 games back in the wild card. MLB deadline daily
The trade deadline is nearing, and speculation is heating up about Colorado's Carlos Gonzalez, among other things. Find out what our writers are hearing today.
With the offense picking up a shaky John Danks, the White Sox seem to be pulling themselves together for the first time this season.
Rapid Reaction from the Chicago White Sox's 10-8 victory over the Boston Red Sox, putting Chicago within three games of .500.
Adam Eaton had three hits and drove in two runs to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 10-8 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night.
White Sox hold on, top Red Sox
Chicago recorded 15 hits to outlast Boston 10-8 in a back-and-forth ballgame at Fenway and take the series opener for its fifth straight win. Adam Eaton finished 3-for-6 with 2 RBIs and a run. Box score
White Sox re-take lead on Red Sox
Chicago scored twice in the 7th on RBI singles from Tyler Flowers and Adam Eaton to go up 9-7 on Boston. Eaton is a homer shy of the cycle. Follow live
The Chicago White Sox are easing Adam Eaton back into action, putting him at designated hitter Monday to give struggling DH Adam LaRoche a breather.
New life for Joe Kelly
The Red Sox starter can breathe ... for now. Boston has battled back to knot the score at 4 against the visiting White Sox thanks to Mookie Betts' 25th double this season in the second. Follow live
Mike Napoli one and done
The first baseman slammed his helmet off the dish after a called strike three, and it bounced into the plate ump to earn an ejection. The Red Sox trail 4-2 after David Ortiz hit his third homer in his last four at-bats. Follow live
Triples get White Sox off to fast start
The White Sox became the first team since the Tigers in 2011 to start a game with back-to-back triples, sparking a four-run first against Red Sox starter Joe Kelly, who had allowed three runs in the first in his previous nine starts. The White Sox last hit consecutive triples to lead off a game on June 15, 1954, in an 11-4 loss to the A's at the original Comiskey Park. Follow live
On Base Percentage.30028th
Earned Run Average3.8215th
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