Brian Goodwin homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Chicago White Sox a 2-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Sunday. Goodwin hit a 3-1 pitch from Nick Wittgren (2-4) over the wall in right for his sixth home run of the season. Liam Hendriks (5-2) allowed just one hit in the ninth to complete a scoreless six-inning stint by the Chicago bullpen.
It didn’t work as Brian Goodwin hit a walk-off homer against Nick Wittgren with one out in the ninth inning give the White Sox a 2-1 win over the Indians at Guaranteed Rate Field. The White Sox took a nine-game lead over the Indians in the AL Central. The two teams have split 14 games this season.
The Chicago White Sox (61-44) will take on Cleveland (51-50) and try to secure the series with a win this afternoon. After a wild one last night, the team is looking to carry its offensive performance into today, but maybe get its pitching a little more consistent. They currently hold an eight-game lead in the division, and can extend it to nine today with a win.