August 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS Jake Peavy’s strong start for the White Sox reached a critical point with runners at the corners and Twins All-Star Joe Mauer at the plate. Continue Reading
June 26, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
MINNEAPOLIS Gavin Floyd has spent the better part of the last three years getting pounded by the Minnesota Twins. Continue Reading
April 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune
SEATTLE (AP) His jersey soaked, his postgame interviews done, Phil Humber took a little walk at empty Safeco Field.
It was about 45 minutes after his final pitch. The Chicago White Sox righty emerged from the dugout and strolled alone toward the left-field fence, where the totals were still showing on the hand-operated scoreboard.
All zeros. Continue Reading
April 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Phil Humber, who underwent Tommy John surgery seven years ago, threw the first perfect game in the majors in almost two years, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 4-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. It was baseball’s 21st perfect game and first since Philadelphia’s Roy Halladay threw one against the Florida Marlins on May 29, 2010. It was the third in White Sox’s history, joining Mark Buehrle against Tampa Bay on July 23, 2009, and Charles Robertson against Detroit on April 30, 1922. Continue Reading