Chicago White Sox defeat Baltimore Orioles, 8-2

Chicago White Sox left-hander John Danks entered Wednesday night's game at Camden Yards with some of the best early-season numbers in the majors.

He also had a brief history of not pitching well against the Orioles.

Something had to give.

It was the Orioles' offense, which couldn't do anything against Danks in an 8-2 loss before an announced crowd of 10,868, the third smallest in Camden Yards history.

Danks picked up his second win of the season and first in hi...


It was clear from the outset that Orioles No. 1 starter Jeremy Guthrie didn't have his best stuff. He allowed a run on two hits and a walk and threw 24 pitches in the first inning. The second inning brought similar struggles, though the right-hander eventually settled down enough to get into the seventh inning. He allowed five earned runs, eight hits and three walks in six-plus innings.


The top four hitters in the White Sox order were res...