Less than a month ago, Chris Sale had to talk his way into rejoining the Chicago White Sox's starting rotation. A month from now, Sale could be appearing in his first All-Star Game.
Sale got Chicago back in the win column Sunday with his first complete game, going the distance in a 4-2 White Sox win over Seattle. On a day where the bullpen needed a little rest following a 12-inning defeat the day before, Sale's five-hit, eight strikeout performance was just what the doctor ordered.
The White Sox won their fifth straight series behind Sale, who gave up a two-run homer to Miguel Olivo to fall behind in the second inning. Chicago scored four runs in their