Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Philip Humber

Adam Dunn hits 31st homer, Philip Humber pitches White Sox past Rangers 5-2 for 5th straight

Adam Dunn hit his major league-leading 31st home run, Philip Humber pitched six solid innings and the Chicago White Sox won their fifth straight game by beating the Texas Rangers 5-2 on Saturday night.Paul Konerko added a two-run homer for Chicago, which increased its AL Central lead to 2½ games over Detroit. The White Sox have won the first two in a three-game series between division leaders.Humber (5-5) didn't allow a hit through three innings and won for the second time in three starts. He yielded one run, four hits and struck out four.Matt Harrison (12-6), who lost his second straight start, gave up five runs and seven hits in seven innings. The left-hander walked three and struck out four.Josh Hamilton sat out after Rangers manager Ron Washington elected to give his slumping slugger a mental break. Hamilton is batting .145 in July and heard rare boos from his home fans after striking out twice Friday night.Adrian Beltre moved into Hamilton's third spot in the batting order, and ro...

Read More

  1. White Sox's Humber claims AL Weekly honor

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Philip Humber has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending April 22.Humber tossed the 21st perfect game in M...

  2. Humber aims for a win in White Sox-Cubs opener

    Philip Humber is still looking for his first victory since throwing a perfect game nearly a month ago. He'll look to pick up that win this afternoon when the White S...

  3. Humber aims to get on track at Chavez Ravine

    Philip Humber was on top of the baseball world not long ago. Tonight, he could be pitching for his spot in the rotation when the Chicago White Sox continue a three-g...

  4. White Sox place Floyd on DL, activate Humber

    The Chicago White Sox placed right-handed pitcher Gavin Floyd on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow tendinitis and activated right-hander Philip Humber.Floyd ...

  5. 7-2. Humber gana en siete entradas y el cubano Viciedo pegó jonrón

    El abridor Philip Humber lanzó siete episodios y ganó por primera vez desde que logró juego perfecto, en abril, y los Medias Blancas de Chicago vencieron 7-2 a los R...

  6. Humber set for season debut as White Sox battle O's

    It took a while, but Philip Humber is finally ready for his season debut this evening when the Chicago White Sox begin a four-game series against the Baltimore Oriol...

  7. Humber throws 21st perfect game in MLB history

    Philip Humber tossed the 21st perfect game in major league history Saturday, leading the Chicago White Sox to a 4-0 win over the Seattle Mariners.It was the first pe...

  8. White Sox pitcher Humber throws perfect game

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Philip Humber threw a perfect game against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday in a 4-0 victory.It was the 21st perfect game ever thrown in Ma...

  9. White Sox's Humber tosses perfect game

    Phil Humber had Tommy John surgery before his career even started. He bounced around a bit as he tried to make it in the major leagues.Now, well, Humber is perfect.H...

  10. Phil Humber , de los Medias Blancas, logra juego perfecto

    Phil Humber se había sometido a una cirugía para que le reconstruyeran un ligamento en el codo muy al principio de su carrera y anduvo de equipo en equipo en su inte...

  11. Humber hopes to follow up perfecto in opener with BoSox

    Philp Humber was perfect his last time out. Boston was the furthest thing from that the last time Felix Doubront took the hill.Tonight, though, the Red Sox go after ...

  12. Not so perfect: Humber seeks to find win column vs. Rays

    Philip Humber tries once again for his first win since his perfect game this evening when the Chicago White Sox continue a three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays ...

  1. Danks tries to follow up Humber's perfecto in Seattle

    John Danks will have a tough act to follow this afternoon when the Chicago White Sox go for a sweep in their three-game series with the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Fi...

  2. Astros decline Humber's contract option

    Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros have declined the 2014 contract option on pitcher Philip Humber.Humber, who tossed the 21st perfect game in majo...

  3. Astros designate Humber for assignment

    The Houston Astros have designated pitcher Philip Humber for assignment.Humber, who tossed the 21st perfect game in major league history last April, has struggled mi...

  4. Humber far from perfect as Boston pounds White Sox

    Philip Humber was far from perfect on Thursday.Just one start removed from the tossing the 21st perfect game in major league history, the 29-year-old righty labored ...

  5. Humber humbled as Boston thrash Chicago

    After pitching a perfect game last weekend, Chicago starter Philip Humber was given a sharp dose of reality in front of his home fans on Thursday as Kevin Youkilis s...

  6. Humber humbled as Boston thrashes Chicago

    After pitching a perfect game last weekend, Chicago starter Philip Humber was given a sharp dose of reality in front of his home fans on Thursday as Kevin Youkilis s...

  7. Astros claim Humber off waivers

    Seven months after throwing a perfect game, Philip Humber has a new team after the Houston Astros claimed the pitcher off waivers from the Chicago White Sox on Frida...

‹ Prev12345Next ›