CHICAGO (AP) — Matt Olson hit his first two major league home runs, Jaycob Brugman and Franklin Barreto also launched their first career shots and the Oakland Athletics routed the Chicago White Sox 10-2 on Saturday.
CHICAGO (AP) — Calm and composed throughout his 16-year big league career, Mark Buehrle is bracing for the worst when the Chicago White Sox honor their longtime ace by retiring his No. 56 on Saturday.
"Complete disaster," he said.
Buehrle figures he will be a wreck when he steps onto the field prior to Chicago's game against Oakland for a ceremony 12 seasons in the making.
White Sox to retire pitcher Mark Buehrle’s number
CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox plan to retire No. 56, the uniform worn by former ace Mark Buehrle.
The White Sox say they will honor the four-time All-Star and 2005 championship team member before the game against Oakland on June 24.
He will become the 12th player to have his number retired by the White Sox, including former teammate Paul Konerko and Hall of Famer Frank Thomas.