Everything was going just fine for the Oakland Athletics. And then?
"The circus came to town," Josh Donaldson said.
That's one way to look at it.
Avisail Garcia drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the struggling Athletics 2-1 on Wednesday night.
Oakland was in line for the win after Jeff Samardzija threw seven scoreless...
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September 11, 2014
CHICAGO (AP) Avisail Garcia drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the struggling Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Wednesday night.
The Athletics were in line for the win after Jeff Samardzija threw seven scoreless innings, and Adam Dunn singled in a run against his former team.
Instead, they lost for the 10th time in 13 games because...
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September 10, 2014
Leury Garcia was past the point of being "due for a hit" last night as he approached the plate in a pinch-hitting situation in the bottom of the 9th inning, to avoid the White Sox suffering a sweep at home by the Los Angeles Angels - and he delivered. Clutch, situational hitting, whatever you want to call it, at it's finest!Garcia stepped into the box last night to hit for Moises...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Leury Garcia drove in the winning run with a pinch-hit single off Michael Morin in the ninth inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
The White Sox shook off a doubleheader sweep and finally took out the Angels after dropping their first five games this season and seven straight overall to them.
In the bottom of the sixth inning of Wednesday’s rubber match with the Colorado Rockies, White Sox’ right fielder Avisail Garcia almost came up with a diving grab to preserve a 4-3 lead. On the attempt it appeared he suffered a pretty serious injury to his left shoulder, but good news broke just a couple innings later.
South side faithful exhaled in unison around 5:20 CT as play...
Chicago White Sox Baseball - In one cold and crazy day, the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 7-6, in walk-off fashion, on a wild pitch in the bottom of the 11th inning. It is definitely one of the nuttier ways to win a game you will see this year, and it’s only April 2nd!
How it Happened
Leury Garcia lays down a bunt single on 0-2 count
Garcia advances to second on Balk...
CHICAGO (AP) Leury Garcia reached a bunt single in the 11th inning and came home on a balk and a pair of wild pitches by Samuel Deduno, giving Chicago White Sox a 7-6 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday.
CHICAGO (AP) -- Leury Garcia reached a bunt single in the 11th inning and came home on a balk and a pair of wild pitches by Samuel Deduno, giving Chicago White Sox a 7-6 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday.
Before a crowd of just 10,625, Chicago trailed 6-4 in the ninth before Garcia's run-scoring single off Glen Perkins and Adam Eaton's RBI grounder forced extra innings...
Though they're not being looked at as starters, Jordan Danks and Leury Garcia still factor into the White Sox' long-term plans. Both have an inside track to being mainstays on the bench moving forward, but they'll have to wait for guys to be moved before they get another look at the major league level.
Danks can't believe it! Credit: Bob Levey, Getty Images