Gillaspie and Liddi Homer, Abreu Collects First Spring Hit
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
At Goodyear…the Sox staged a comeback for the third straight game, but fell just short this time as the Tribe scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth.
Sox 4 7 0
Indians 5 9 0
Plays of the Day
3B Conor Gillaspie and SS Alex Liddi hit solo homers in the seventh and eighth innings, respectively, to tie the score at 4-4…1B Jose Abreu doubled and drove in a pair runs as he collected his first Cactus League hit…2B Gordon Beckham singled and doubled…in his spring debut, RHP Erik Johnson gave up a run and one hit in three innings of work.
Rave Reviews for Sox Brass
Sox Note of Note
Robin Ventura will be on @670TheScore tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. CT.
Quote of the Day
Adam Dunn, when asked if anybody recognized him or wanted to meet him at the Academy Awards:
“No, absolutely not. That’s a different level of coolness. That’s a level of coolness I hadn’t seen before.”
White Sox vs. Padres at Camelback Ranch-Glendale (2:05 p.m., CT). Starters: Chris Sale for the Sox, Andrew Cashner for San Diego.
Did You Know…
…that 20 years ago today Michael Jordan made his White Sox debut in spring training?
Photo of the Day
Dunn was greeted by this upon his return from the Oscars.