Good Guys Seeking Turnaround in Game 2 of Series
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Last Night’s Result
Blue Jays 6, White Sox 0
White Sox vs. Blue Jays at Rogers Centre, Toronto (6:07 p.m. CT, WPWR) in the second game of the three-game series. Probable Starters: LHP John Danks (2-4, 5.11) for the Sox, RHP R.A. Dickey (2-5, 5.49) for the Jays.
Quote of the Day
Long-time Bulls’ voice Chuck Swirsky, who is doing the play-by-play on the White Sox telecasts in place of Hawk Harrelson during the current road trip, on his unfamiliarity with the Sox clubhouse (via @CST_SoxVan):
“I keep looking around for Joakim Noah.”
Here’s Chuck and Joakim in their usual surroundings.
White Sox vs. Blue Jays at Rogers Centre (11:37 a.m. CT, CSN) in the finale of the three-game series. Probable Starters: RHP Jeff Samardzija (4-2, 4.28) for the Sox, RHP Marco Estrada (1-3, 3.90) for Toronto.
Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Sox’ championship season…
In Game 43 on May 21 at Wrigley Field, the White Sox scored four runs in the eighth inning, highlighted by a two-run single by Paul Konerko and a two-run double by Carl Everett, and Jermaine Dye hit homer No. 9 in the ninth to defeat the Cubs, 5-3. Jose Contreras tossed seven solid innings to earn his second victory of the season and Dustin Hermanson chalked up his 10th save. The first-place Sox improved to 31-12.
Photo of the Day
Everett was a big contributor to the Sox offense during the 2005 season. The DH/OF hit 23 homers and drove in 87 runs. He hit .444 (4-9) in the World Series.