Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/17/12
During his days in Toronto, Alex Rios heard critics claim that he didn't care enough and that he didn't play hard all the time. Blue Jays fans might want to watch the replay of the Chicago White Sox's 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday, as Rios continued to show that his laid-back attitude had been interpreted incorrectly. The outfielder had what could prove to be the play of the year for the Sox, or at least the slide of the year. Rios broke up a potential inning-ending double play in the fifth inning, resulting in a throwing error by Tigers second baseman Omar Infante that allowed the tying and go-ahead runs to score. The Sox ended up holding on for the win in the makeup game from last week, and they stretched their lead in the AL Central to three games over the second-place Tigers. With 16 games left, the Sox players know Monday's result was huge, especially because, at least on paper, Chicago has a tougher schedule, having to go to Kansas City and Anaheim, and sti...
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