Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/23/12
CHICAGO -- Chris Sale showed again Wednesday night why he's the best pitcher on the Chicago White Sox, striking out 13 while scattering three hits and allowing just one walk in 7 2/3 innings as the White Sox completed a three-game sweep of the New York Yankees, 2-1. Alex Rios' solo home run into the left-center field stands in the bottom of the sixth broke a 1-1 tie and the White Sox would never look back, earning their first three-game sweep of the Yankees at U.S. Cellular Field since 1991, the same year the replacement to fabled Comiskey Park opened. Sale improved to 15-4, and Addison Reed got his 23rd save. Yankees starter Phil Hughes (12-11) took the loss. Hughes allowed two earned runs on five hits, walked two and struck out in seven innings. Sale handcuffed the Yankees in the first five innings, allowing just two hits, a double to Mark Teixeira in the top of the second and another double to Robinson Cano in the fourth. Both batters were unable to advance. Hughes look...
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