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Sox Get Homers From Pierzynski, Vizquel And Great Pitching From Danks In Shutout Win

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) – Omar Vizquel and A.J. Pierzynski each homered to back seven shutout innings by John Danks, as the Chicago White Sox topped the Detroit Tigers, 3-0, in the rubber match of a three-game series.

Danks (5-5) walked four and allowed one hit to take the victory. He held the opposition scoreless for the first time all season, helping Chicago win for the third time in its last four games.

Vizquel, who homered for the first time this season and the second time since 2008, finished with two runs batted in.

Max Scherzer (2-6) gave up three runs in 7 1/3 innings and took the loss. He allowed five hits, walked one and struck out seven for the Tigers, who finished their road trip with a 2-4 mark.