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MLB: Chicago White Sox 8, Cleveland 2

CHICAGO, May 19 (UPI) -- Alexei Ramirez and Adam Dunn both had two RBI in a four-run second inning Thursday and the Chicago White Sox coasted to an 8-2 victory over Cleveland.

Chicago captured both contests in the two-game series, extended its winning streak to three and has won nine of its last 12.

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Four players drove in two runs each for the White Sox, who had 10 hits and got a solid seven-inning effort from Gavin Floyd.

Paul Konerko had a two-run double in the first and Chicago broke the game open in the second on a two-RBI double from Ramirez and a two-run single by Adam Dunn.

Carlos Quentin added a two-run homer in the fifth.

Floyd (5-3) gave up a run on five hits. Fausto Carmona (3-4) was charged with the loss, surrendering eight runs on seven hits in five innings.

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