|July 27 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET14:09 ET18:09 GMT2:09 11:09 AM MST1:09 PM EST1:39 PM VEN22:09 UAE1:09 PM CT-Sale tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in eight dominant innings as the White Sox beat Minnesota 7-0 on Saturday night for his 10th victory of the season.
Analysis: Sale scattered five hits - all singles - and became the first White Sox starter to win 10 of his first 11 decisions in a season since Mark Buehrle in 2005. Sale had a double-digit strikeout total for the 15th time in his career, moving him into a tie for second on the team's all-time list with Juan Pizarro. Sale's 1.88 ERA is the lowest mark among qualified pitchers in the majors, and he's allowed just three earned runs in July.
|July 22 12:16 PM PT1:16 PM MT2:16 PM CT3:16 PM ET15:16 ET19:16 GMT3:16 12:16 PM MST2:16 PM EST2:46 PM VEN23:16 UAE2:16 PM CT-Sale allowed one run over seven innings to beat Kansas City 3-1 on Monday.
Analysis: Sale is now 9-1 with a 2.03 ERA on the season. He's posted a 1.33 ERA in his last eight home starts.
|July 10 3:32 PM PT4:32 PM MT5:32 PM CT6:32 PM ET18:32 ET22:32 GMT6:32 3:32 PM MST5:32 PM EST6:02 PM VEN2:32 UAE (+1)5:32 PM CT-Sale was solid Wednesday against Boston, yielding a run and four hits over 7 2-3 innings, going without a decision in a 5-4 loss.
Analysis: Sale is 3-0 with a 2.27 ERA in five stars since his last loss.
|July 5 10:13 AM PT11:13 AM MT12:13 PM CT1:13 PM ET13:13 ET17:13 GMT1:13 10:13 AM MST12:13 PM EST12:43 PM VEN21:13 UAE12:13 PM CT-Sale struck out a season-high 12 in a complete game and the Chicago White Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 7-1 on Friday night.
Analysis: Sale (8-1, 2.16 ERA) allowed six hits and walked none in his fourth double-digit strikeout game of the season and 14th of his career. The winning decision was his third in a row.
|June 29 9:54 AM PT10:54 AM MT11:54 AM CT12:54 PM ET12:54 ET16:54 GMT0:54 9:54 AM MST11:54 AM EST12:24 PM VEN20:54 UAE11:54 AM CT-Sale improved to 7-1 on Saturday.
Analysis: Sale pitched seven innings as he allowed two runs and four hits, walked a season-high five and struck out six. He faces the M's next.
|June 24 12:41 PM PT1:41 PM MT2:41 PM CT3:41 PM ET15:41 ET19:41 GMT3:41 12:41 PM MST2:41 PM EST3:11 PM VEN23:41 UAE2:41 PM CT-Sale did not get a decision for Chicago on Monday.
Analysis: Sale gave up a career-high 11 hits in six innings but was in position to earn his seventh win after leaving with a 3-2 lead. The left-hander walked one, hit a batter and had a season-low three strikeouts. He faces the Jays next.
|June 2 1:26 PM PT2:26 PM MT3:26 PM CT4:26 PM ET16:26 ET20:26 GMT4:26 1:26 PM MST3:26 PM EST3:56 PM VEN0:26 UAE (+1)3:26 PM CT-Sale allowed a run and two hits while striking out nine in a complete-game victory against San Diego on Sunday.
Analysis: The ace has allowed just two runs and four hits while striking out 33 in 25 innings over his last four starts.
|May 23 3:35 PM PT4:35 PM MT5:35 PM CT6:35 PM ET18:35 ET22:35 GMT6:35 3:35 PM MST5:35 PM EST6:05 PM VEN2:35 UAE (+1)5:35 PM CT-Sale allowed one hit over six scoreless innings in a 3-2 win over the Yankees on Thursday.
Analysis: It was Sale's first outing since coming off the disabled list. He's 4-0 with a 1.89 ERA in five starts this season.
|Apr. 21 3:23 PM PT4:23 PM MT5:23 PM CT6:23 PM ET18:23 ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST5:53 PM VEN2:23 UAE (+1)5:23 PM CT-The Chicago White Sox reinstated Sale from the 15-day disabled list before Thursday's start against the New York Yankees.
Analysis: An All-Star the past two seasons, Sale went on the disabled list April 22 with a flexor strain in his left arm. He allowed one run and one hit in seven innings against Boston on April 17 in his previous start, throwing a career-high 127 pitches, and reported he was sore the next day.
|Apr. 18 2:14 PM PT3:14 PM MT4:14 PM CT5:14 PM ET17:14 ET21:14 GMT5:14 2:14 PM MST4:14 PM EST4:44 PM VEN1:14 UAE (+1)4:14 PM CT-Sale was on the wrong end of a pitching duel with Boston's Jon Lester in a 3-1 loss Thursday night.
Analysis: Xander Bogaerts homered with two out in the sixth for Boston's only hit off Sale, who was seeking his fourth win in as many starts. He fanned a season-high 10 in his seven innings Thursday.
|Apr. 12 2:13 PM PT3:13 PM MT4:13 PM CT5:13 PM ET17:13 ET21:13 GMT5:13 2:13 PM MST4:13 PM EST4:43 PM VEN1:13 UAE (+1)4:13 PM CT-Sale went only five innings Friday against the Indians but got the win after allowing three runs and six hits over five innings.
Analysis: Sale has enjoyed an average of 6.64 runs of support thus far - likely a nice change for the left-hander after he averaged 3.19 runs of support in 2013 while going 11-14.
|Apr. 7 12:28 PM PT1:28 PM MT2:28 PM CT3:28 PM ET15:28 ET19:28 GMT3:28 12:28 PM MST2:28 PM EST2:58 PM VEN23:28 UAE2:28 PM CT-Sale gave up four singles in eight scoreless innings as the Chicago White Sox defeated the Royals 5-1 in a pitching duel between top starters.
Analysis: Sale struck out six and walked one. In his previous four starts against the Royals, the White Sox had backed him with one run, enough to beat James Shields 1-0 in the 2012 opener. He is a fantasy stud for sure.
|Apr. 1 1:17 PM PT2:17 PM MT3:17 PM CT4:17 PM ET16:17 ET20:17 GMT4:17 1:17 PM MST3:17 PM EST3:47 PM VEN0:17 UAE (+1)3:17 PM CT-Sale allowed three runs, five hits and struck out eight in 7 1-3 innings, earning the win in Monday's season-opening 5-3 victory over Minnesota.
Analysis: Sale was terrific against the Twins, who can't seem to figure him out. Sale is now 5-1 with a 2.75 ERA in six career starts versus Minnesota.
|Feb. 28 8:49 PM PT9:49 PM MT10:49 PM CT11:49 PM ET23:49 ET4:49 GMT12:49 9:49 PM MST11:49 PM EST12:19 AM VEN8:49 UAE10:49 PM CT-Sale struck out four in 2 2-3 scoreless innings Friday. He gave up one hit and walked none.
Analysis: Sale made his exhibition debut.
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|Career||42||26||12 - 15||155||75||7||610.2||494||198||188||56||153||10||651||1.06||2.77|
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