7am News, Sports and Obits

Latest WGIL news
Click to play or
Right click and "Save Target As" to download
Click for Galesburg, Illinois Forecast
Home - Cancellations - Community Events - Contact Us - Mornings - News - Obituaries - Pictures - Programs - Special Events Audio - Sports - Weather
Quentin Helps Sox Rally Past Indians
CHICAGO (AP) -- Carlos Quentin hit a go-ahead two-run single in the seventh inning to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 8-7 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday.

Paul Konerko hit a two-run homer, his 17th of the season, and Alex Rios was 2 for 3 with three runs scored for the White Sox, who improved to 2-4 on a nine-game homestand.

J.J. Putz (1-2) struck out two in a scoreless seventh to get the win, and Bobby Jenks pitched a perfect ninth for his ninth save in 10 chances.

Left-hander Mark Buehrle allowed six runs over three innings on eight hits for Chicago.

Lou Marson hit a three-run homer and Austin Kearns had three hits for the Indians.

Cleveland starter Jake Westbrook pitched 4 2-3 innings and gave up six runs on seven hits. Tony Sipp (0-2) took the loss.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
News management powered by Xpression News
Read the latest local sports stories by clicking here