Game 3 with the Twins
Carlos Rodon in the office today
Tim Anderson opens the Sox game with a single to right
Bottom of 2nd and Todd Frazier goes “Yard” to open the scoring 1 to 0. Brett Lawrie with a single, Matt Davidson in at DH today for his first appearance in a Sox uniform.
Tim Anderson on thanks to a bullet of a base hit to shortstop, in the home half of the 3rd. Adam Eaton safe but Anderson out on the force. Eaton safe with stolen base #8 out of 11 tries. Adam safe on a Jose Abreu double
Top of the 4th and the Twins on the board with a solo shot for a 2 to 1 Sox lead, 2 balls and 2 solo shots for a 2 all ball game. Home half of the inning and Brett has a leadoff double. A single to right brings Brett home for a 3 to 2 Sox lead. Avi Garcia safe at second on the steal. Davidson with his first RBI single to center, Avi home for a 4 to 2 Sox lead. J.B Shuck with a double getting Matt to 3rd. Anderson with his 1st walk loads the pond, Eaton hit by a pitch walks Matt home for a 5 to 2 Sox lead.
Top of 6th with the Twins getting a run taking the Sox lead to 5 to 3, Twins get another run to cut the lead to 5 to 4 and Rodon passes the office keys to Matt Albers. Bottom of the inning and Jason Coats in for Matt Davidson.(would later find out Matt has fractured his foot) J.B with a single, but picked off at 2nd.
Top of 7 has Zack Duke in the office to protect the 1 run lead. Duke is passing off to Nate Jones, game tied at 5.
Bottom of 8th sees Avi with a 2 out walk, Coats with a walk, J.B with a single gets Avi home for a 6 to 5 lead, with an overthrow J.B stops at 2nd.
Top of 9th, here comes David Robertson to shut this down, Robbie gets 3 strikeouts to close the game.
**Final Score White Sox – 6 and Minnesota Twins – 5
It’s a weekend series in Houston, against the Astros.
Miguel Gonzalez, Chris Sale and Jose Quintana are listed starters.