10-4, good 'buddies': White Sox toy with Cubs in series opener on South Side
They came. They saw. They got the holy heck beaten out of them.
The Cubs, that is. In the thick of a pennant chase, their NL Central lead precariously small, the big boys of Chicago were toyed with 10-4 by the last-place White Sox.
Take a bow, South Siders. Game 1 of this three-part series is yours.
Kevan Smith got the blowout off the ground with a three-run homer off losing pitcher Jose Quintana (13-11) in the second inning. Daniel Palka added a two-run blast, the 27th of ...