Sale on the Bump

Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Today’s News
Tonight’s Game
White Sox vs. Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington (7:05 p.m., CT, WCIU). Starters: Chris Sale (2-2) for the Sox, Nick Tepesch (2-1) for Texas.
Sox Starting Lineup: De Aza, LF; Keppinger, 2B; Rios, RF; Dunn, DH; Konerko, 1B; Gillaspie, 3B; Ramirez, SS; Flowers, C; Wise, CF.
Omogrosso recalled, Veal to Charlotte
Before tonight’s game, the Sox optioned LHP Donnie Veal to Class AAA Charlotte and recalled RHP Brian Omogrosso from the same club.
Sox Notes of Note
Sale is 7-0 with a 3.18 ERA and 69 strikeouts lifetime against the A.L. West…the Sox have homered in nine straight games…Adam Dunn is hitting .321 with 12 homers and 18 RBI in 24 career games vs. the Rangers.
White Sox Volunteer Corps
Join the Volunteer Corps and participate in White Sox Service Day on May 11. Sign up today:
Play of the Day
Dewayne Wise went 4-4 with a two-run shot, his first homer of the season, and a double in last night’s 10-6 loss to Texas. 
Quote of the Day
Wise on the Sox’s early struggles (from Dan Hayes at
“Nobody is stressing about it. We all know what we can do. We have to keep working hard and things will come our way.”
Tomorrow’s Schedule
White Sox vs. Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington (7:05 p.m., CT, CSN). Starters: Jake Peavy (3-1) for the Sox, Justin Grimm (2-0) for Texas.
Did You Know…
…that 62 years ago today White Sox icon Minnie Minoso, acquired from the Indians the day before, made his Sox debut against the Yankees at Comiskey Park? He hit a long two-run home run off the first pitch in his first at bat. And the rest is history.
Photo/Video of the Day
Dunn blasts No. 6 last night vs. the Rangers.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: