PADRES BEAT DIAMONDBACKS
San Diego Padres pitcher Jake Peavy starts the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Petco Park in San Diego, CA, August 30, 2005. Peavy was the winning pitcher. (UPI Photo/Roger Williams)
Jake Peavy went seven innings for his third consecutive win Tuesday while leading the Chicago White Sox to a 4-2 road victory over the Minnesota Twins.
Conor Gillaspie's two-run double in a go-ahead, three-run third inning Wednesday helped lift the Chicago White Sox to a 6-3 win over the New York Mets.
Tyler Greene put Chicago in front to stay with a two-run homer in the fifth Friday and the White Sox won their third straight, 5-4 over Tampa Bay.
Ryan Doumit doubled in the 10th inning and came around to score on a Chicago error Saturday, lifting the Minnesota Twins over the White Sox 2-1.
Paul Konerko clouted a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning Sunday and the Chicago White Sox ended a five-game skid with a 3-1 win over Cleveland.
Adam LaRoche socked two homers and Jayson Werth also went deep en route to three RBI Tuesday in Washington's 8-7 slugfest defeat of the Chicago White Sox.
St. Louis catcher Yadier Molina and New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira have each been voted their fifth Rawlings Gold Glove Award.
Pitcher Jake Peavy has agreed to a two-year, $29 million contract extension with the Chicago White Sox, the team announced Tuesday.
Jason Donald's line-drive hit in the 12th inning chased home the winning run Tuesday in Cleveland's 4-3 comeback victory over the Chicago White Sox.
Ervin Santana gave up just two hits and struck out 11 over seven innings Friday in carrying the Los Angeles Angels past the Chicago White Sox 6-2.