MLB: Chicago White Sox 2, Texas 1

July 5, 2012 at 7:53 PM

CHICAGO, July 5 (UPI) -- Jose Quintana had a career-best eight strikeouts over eight innings Thursday and the Chicago White Sox beat Texas 2-1 for a three-game series sweep.

Quintana (4-1) allowed one run on two hits and one walk for the White Sox, who have won seven of their last nine games.

Addison Reed picked up his 12th save with a scoreless ninth and Kevin Youkilis had a home run and scored two runs for Chicago.

Rangers' starter Matt Harrison (11-4) went eight innings, allowing two runs on eight hits and two walks. The loss broke a seven-decision winning streak for Harrison.

Adrian Beltre drove in a run for Texas, which has lost four straight.

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