Left-handed pitcher Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox has been named American League Pitcher of the Month for June.
Sale, 26, went 2-2 with a 1.83 ERA (9 ER/44.1 IP) and 75 strikeouts in six starts to become the first White Sox pitcher to win the award since May 2012 when Sale received his first career monthly honor.
He led the major leagues in strikeouts...
By striking out 12 St. Louis Cardinals hitters on Tuesday night, Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox tied Pedro Martinez’s record for striking out at least ten hitters in eight games in a row. The feat is an impressive one, requiring a consistent level of performance for more than a month. Only four pitchers […]
The Chicago White Sox haven’t had too much to cheer about this year — other than every time left-handed stud Chris Sale takes the mound.
On Tuesday night, Sale took on the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals in an interleague contest, going eight innings and striking out twelve Redbirds in the process. Twelve Ks in any MLB performance would be highlight reel-worthy, but it...
White Sox lefty Chris Sale has become a member of a short list in the record books, joining Pedro Martinez as the only two pitchers to strike out 10...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Chris Sale forced another avalanche of swings and misses. Helping at the bat, was an unexpected bonus.
The Chicago White Sox lefty matched a major league record by striking out at least 10 in eight straight starts. In his 100th start he also got his first career hit and scored his first career run.
''I got to do a few things I normally don't do,'' Sale said after...
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