Kennedy, Padres cools off White Sox
CHICAGO – Ian Kennedy struck out nine in six strong innings, and Yonder Alonso hit a two-run homer to lead the San Diego Padres past the White Sox, 4-1, on Friday night.
Cameron Maybin hit his first home run of the season and Alonso finished with three hits as the Padres ended the Sox’s three-game winning streak.
Sox starter John Danks (3-5) followed an impressive outing against the Yankees with seven effective innings against the Padres. Danks allowed two runs and scattered eight hits. He struck out four and walked one.
– The Associated Press