Chicago White Sox defeat Washington Nationals, 6-3

WASHINGTON -- Paul Konerko drove in three runs, Freddy Garcia won his fifth straight start and the Chicago White Sox beat the Washington Nationals 6-3 Sunday for their season-high sixth victory in a row.

The Nationals lost their season-worst sixth straight game.

The White Sox went 8-1 on their road trip and reached .500 for the first time since they were 1-1 in early April. Alex Rios added three hits and two RBIs for Chicago.

Garcia (8-3) gave up three runs and si...

WASHINGTON -- White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said all the talk about his relationship with general manager Ken Williams is over.

Damaged or not, Guillen and Williams are pushing forward.

''I don't have anything against Kenny,'' Guillen said, ''a lot of miscommunication, misunderstanding, a lot of disagreements, but that's part of my job, that's part of our job. To me that thing is way behind. I got a lot of things to worry about. I got 25 [players], plus three kids ...