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Ramirez Homers in 10th to List White Sox Over A's
CHICAGO (AP) -- Alexei Ramirez hit his second homer of the game with two outs in the 10th inning to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 6-5 win over the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.

Ramirez also hit a three-run shot in the second inning and scored a run after drawing a walk in the sixth.

Chicago reliever Chris Sale (2-0) picked up the win with two shutout innings.
Daric Barton had four hits and scored a run, and Kevin Kouzmanoff hit a two-run homer for Oakland. Hideki Matsui, who entered the game hitting .182, had three hits, including a double, and drove in two runs.

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