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White Sox Thu Apr 03 2008

Danks A Lot

Could one question mark concerning the 2008 White Sox be erased from the books? Coming into the season, the team was cautiously optimistic about installing pitcher John Danks as the team’s No. 3 man in the rotation. After all, he compiled a 6-13 record last year, which combined with his big fat 5.50 ERA and his so-so spring training season wasn’t exactly a reason to scream “Cy Young” anytime soon.

On Thursday, however, Danks held the Cleveland Indians to one run in the White Sox’ 2-1 victory and didn’t allow a hit until the sixth inning, helping the team avoid a season-opening sweep against their AL Central division rivals. Ok, maybe not enough to erase the thought of Jon Garland chillin’ in Anaheim, but still… Anyway, on to Detroit...

 
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