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|Rios Leads White Sox Over Mariners
|CHICAGO (AP) -- Alex Rios hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the seventh inning and the slugging Chicago White Sox rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 6-5 Wednesday night for their 10th straight home win.
Paul Konerko, Alexei Ramirez and Gordon Beckham went deep for the White Sox, who hit three homers for the second straight day. Konerko's tying solo shot in the fifth was his third in three games and No. 24 for the season.
Chicago (56-44) has won three straight and four of six to move 12 games over .500, tying a season high. The AL Central leaders also earned their 17th win in the last 18 games at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chone Figgins hit a rare homer for slumping Seattle, which has dropped 19 of 25.
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