Rick Renteria

Rick Renteria stays upbeat after White Sox take beating in Astros' sweep

Rick Renteria stays upbeat after White Sox take beating in Astros' sweep

Three days, three blowout losses to the Astros.

The only difference Sunday is that there were some beanings, with Astros right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. plunking Welington Castillo and Yolmer Sanchez. The White Sox bullpen was so wild in the 7-1 defeat, you couldn’t tell the brushbacks from the plain old balls.

Nate Jones came in high and tight on lumberjack Evan Gattis, but that was part of a botched seventh inning that featured four Sox pitchers allowing five runs, four hits, two walks, a passed ball and a wild pitch.

With the Sox pitching in the eighth, a camera panned to a couple snoozing on a sunny and relatively comfortable day at Guaranteed Rate...

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