Sheets' big night leads White Sox in rout

Sheets' big night leads White Sox in rout

Sheets' big night leads White Sox in rout South Siders reduce AL Central magic number to 7 CHICAGO -- Gavin Sheets came to the plate in the seventh inning of a 9-3 White Sox victory over the Angels Tuesday at Guaranteed Rate Field needing a triple for the cycle. He also carried with him specific instructions from manager Tony La Russa. “Skip said, 'If you hit one in the gap, don’t stop,'” said Sheets with a broad smile on the postgame Zoom. “He said, 'Just keep going.' ... If I hit one in the gap, there was no way I was going to stop. Even if I hit a single I probably would have kept going … Oh, man, I would have loved to hit one there.” Sheets grounded out …
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