Mark Buehrle allowed three runs in six innings against the Rangers. (AP)
By Scott Merkin / MLB.com
Scott Podsednik scored the winning run in his first game with the White Sox since 2007, and Jim Thome's three-run double put him over 1,500 career RBIs. Mark Buehrle improved to a perfect 4-0 on the season with six quality innings in the series opener against the Rangers.
BATTING 2B: Jones, An (6, Buehrle), Young, M (9, Linebrink). 3B: Andrus (2, Buehrle). HR: Kinsler (8, 1st inning off Buehrle, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Davis, C; Kinsler 4; Andrus 3; Jones, An 2; Young, M 4; Teagarden. RBI: Kinsler 2 (22), Jones, An (7). 2-out RBI: Jones, An. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blalock 2. SF: Kinsler. GIDP: Cruz, N. Team RISP: 0-for-3. Team LOB: 6.
FIELDING DP: (Wilson, C-Andrus-Teagarden-Young, M).