MLB: Chicago White Sox 8, Baltimore 1

Aug. 29, 2012 at 10:07 PM

BALTIMORE, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Alex Rios and Alexei Ramirez both drove in two runs in the first inning Wednesday, starting the Chicago White Sox on their way to an 8-1 win over Baltimore.

Chicago ended a two-game skid and halted the Orioles' winning streak at four.

Baltimore was limited to three hits, all of them given up by Dylan Axelrod (2-2) over 7 1/3 innings.

The White Sox sent eight men to the plate in the opening inning with Rios producing his two RBI with a double and then scoring on the two-run single by Ramirez.

Gordon Beckham doubled home a run in the fourth and singled in two more in the sixth.

Chicago roughed up Joe Saunders (6-11) for six runs on 10 hits in 6 1/3.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Tiger Woods' playing partner Steve Stricker wants the 'old Tiger back'
Texas Rangers' Hamilton promises cautious approach
Love: 'I'm going back to Cleveland'
San Antonio Spurs, Leonard agree to 5-year, $90M deal
New Orleans Pelicans, Anthony Davis agree to 5-year, $145M extension