Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 9/4/13
Chris Sale was cruising along toward his latest gem against the New York Yankees. The only thing he failed to do was finish them off. Eduardo Nunez's two-run double capped a five-run eighth inning that rallied the Yankees past Sale and the Chicago White Sox 6-4 on Tuesday night for a crucial victory as they chase an AL playoff berth. Derek Jeter got the Yankees started on their vintage comeback, and pinch-hitter Curtis Granderson tied the score with an RBI single. New York, which began the day 2 1/2 games out of a wild-card spot, has won 12 of 14 home games and 16 of 23 overall. ''It was just one of those where you've got to kind of tip your hat to the Yankees. We didn't walk guys or make errors,'' Chicago first baseman Paul Konerko said. ''They hit their way back into that game and won it. It's that simple.'' Alexei Ramirez had a two-run triple and Alejandro De Aza homered to build a three-run lead for Sale, but the last-place White Sox couldn't hold it. They dropped their fift...
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