Rendon went 3 for 4 with two home runs and five RBIs in the series opener with the Mariners, leaving him with a .278/.381/.483 line on the year. Dusty Baker told reporters last August, that Rendons early-season struggles in April of 2016 were tied to his hands. Rendons hands, Baker said, are unbelievable... some of the quickest hands offensively and defensively.
Lucas Giolito had everything going during Thursday’s game. Chicago White Sox pitching prospect Lucas Giolito may have had some extra motivation Thursday. Through his first eight starts, the 22-year-old had an ugly 6.41 ERA. Turns out, all the Charlotte Knights’ pitcher needed was a little revenge to get him back on the right track.
CHICAGO -- Kris Bryant, Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist hit solo homers, spot starter Eddie Butler pitched five effective innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 5-1 on Thursday for their third straight win.Mike Montgomery followed with