Chicago, IL (Sports Network) - Adam Dunn clubbed a three-run homer to help the
Chicago White Sox hand Boston's Jon Lester his first loss of the season with a
6-4 win in the opener of a three-game set at U.S. Cellular Field.
Dylan Axelrod (2-3) tossed six strong innings for the White Sox, who snapped a
two-game slide and won for the fifth time in their last seven games. Axelrod
held the Red Sox to four hits, with the lone hiccup being a two-run homer by
Lester (6-1), meanwhile, was tagged for six runs -- five earned -- on seven
hits over six frames. All six Chicago runs were scored with two outs.
Boston had won five games in a row.
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