White Sox blow golden chance

South Siders head east on brutal road trip

Originally Published: August 23, 2009
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- If the White Sox broke camp with real major leaguers like Alex Rios, Gordon Beckham, Mark Kotsay, and Scott Podsednik, manager Ozzie Guillen mused before Sunday's game, they would have a five-game lead in the AL Central.

But even with those players the Sox lost two of three, at home, to the last place Baltimore Orioles this weekend. Find the logic in that. Baltimore won the series with a 5-4 victory Sunday against a Sox offense that couldn't solve Jason Berken, who came ...

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