Toronto, ON (Sports Network) - Dayan Viciedo provided the go-ahead score and
the Chicago White Sox held on in the bottom of the ninth to take a 4-3 victory
over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday at Rogers Centre.
Viciedo's double off Steve Delabar (1-1) in the top half of the frame put the
White Sox ahead, 3-2, before Hector Gimenez provided an insurance run with a
Addison Reed surrendered a run in the ninth, but locked down his fifth save of
the season. Paul Konerko had two of the White Sox' five hits, providing a solo
homer with three runs scored in Chicago's second win in eight games.
Matt Lindstrom (1-0) picked up the win by recording the final out of the
eighth, and Dylan Axelrod bounced back from a rough previous start to toss six
innings of two-run ball. He struck out four and allowed seven hits.
J.P. Arencibia hit his fifth homer of the season and Colby Rasmus hit his
fourth for Toronto, which received a sacrifice fly from Brett Lawrie in his
return to the lineup from an oblique injury.
Josh Johnson turned in his best performance of the season in the setback,
allowing two runs on four hits with eight strikeouts over seven frames.
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