White Sox outfielder Alex Rios went deep for the 10th time this season on Friday in a win over the Angels. Rios' solo shot came with two outs in the first inning against starter C.J. Wilson. Rios went 2 for 3 with a walk in the game. He's batting .297. Rios has a 12-game hitting streak going. Over the streak, Rios has gone 19 for 49 (.388) with four homers and nine RBI.
White Sox outfielder Alex Rios had another solid game with his bat on Wednesday during a 9-4 win at Minnesota. Rios recorded three more hits and reached base four times.
Rios went 3 for 4 with a walk and three runs scored. He tripled, singled twice and stole his seventh base. Rios scored in the third, fifth and eighth innings.
The 32-year-old has hit in 10 consecutive games and...
“It is never good to fall in love with patterns. But Alex Rios and his power has been up one season/down the next season throughout his career. He is coming off of an amazing 25 HR/23 SB season, while hitting over .300, and there is a good chance he repeats these numbers again in 2013. The plan is to hit Rios 3rd everyday in the White Sox order, which should lead to an easy 100 RBIs. Something Alex has never done in his 9 year career.”