Chicago White Sox 7/22/22 Game Recap: White Sox 2 - Guardians 8

Chicago White Sox 7/22/22 Game Recap: White Sox 2 - Guardians 8

First game out of the All Star Break. The Guardians get their 4th straight win.

José Abreu hit an RBI double during a two-run third. He has a 24 game on-base streak.

The third-place White Sox came into the All-Star break by winning three of four games. Giolito (6-6) has been struggling all year, the Sox couldn't get it done.

For the Guardians, All-Star Andrés Giménez homered, Josh Naylor drove in three runs.

White Sox: The White Sox placed CF Luis Robert on the 10-day injured list because of blurred vision. GM Rick Hahn said the team is “cautiously optimistic” the slugger and Gold Glove winner will be ready to return when the White Sox open a three-game series against Oakland on July 29. ... The White Sox reinstated C Yasmani Grandal (lower back spasms) from the IL. ... Hahn said LHP Aaron Bummer (strained left lat) is playing catch but has not started throwing off the mound. Bummer has not pitched since June 7. ... The White Sox got a scare in the third inning when DH Eloy Jiménez was hit in the hand by a pitch. He was clearly in pain, but remained in the game.

The teams plays a split doubleheader, with the Guardians going with RHP Triston McKenzie (7-6, 3.20 ERA) in the first game and LHP Konnor Pilkington (1-2, 4.24) in the nightcap. The White Sox counter with RHP Johnny Cueto (4-4, 2.80) and RHP Lance Lynn (1-3, 7.50).