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White Sox rally to edge Devil Rays

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White Sox 6, Devil Rays 5

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Magglio Ordonez had three RBIs, including a go-ahead sacrifice fly, as the Chicago White Sox rallied from a five-run deficit Friday night to beat the Tampa Bay Devil Rays 6-5.

Ordonez hit a two-run single in the fifth inning to tie the game and gave Chicago the lead in the seventh against Paul Wilson (0-1) with his 11th sacrifice fly of the season.

Mark Buehrle (2-1) got the final out in the sixth inning, and Keith Foulke got two outs for his 20th save. Chicago, which has an AL-best 69-46 record, is 14-14 since the All-Star break.

TWINS 9, BLUE JAYS 4: Matt Lawton was 3-for-4 with five RBIs and three runs scored, breaking a 3-3 tie in the fifth with a two-run double off Kelvim Escobar (7-13). Minnesota stopped a three-game losing streak and sent Toronto to its ninth loss in 11 games.

Rookie J.C. Romero (2-1) allowed three runs — two earned — and five hits in five innings.

ROYALS 7, ORIOLES 6: Mark Quinn went 3-for-4 with four RBIs, hitting two homers and a double. Quinn's 18 homers and 56 RBIs lead AL rookies and he is hitting .359 (42-for-117) since the All-Star break with six homers and 18 RBIS.

Mike Sweeney also homered for the Royals, who won despite tying a season high with four errors. Johnny Damon hit an RBI double in the seventh for a 5-4 lead against Mike Mussina (7-12), who allowed seven runs and 11 hits in 6 2-3 innings.

Dan Reichert (6-6) gave up four runs and four hits in seven innings. He is 3-0 in his last five starts.

RED SOX 7, RANGERS 3: Carl Everett homered twice and matched a career high with five RBIs, leading Boston over Texas Rangers 7-3 on a hot Friday night. On a night where the gametime temperature was 98, Rangers starter Ryan Glynn briefly lost consciousness in the dugout during the fifth was taken to a hospital.

The rookie right-hander was down for about five minutes, then regained consciousness as he was wheeled from the dugout strapped to a gurney and taken to an ambulance. The game was halted for 10 minutes.

ANGELS 8, YANKEES 3: Garret Anderson and Mo Vaughn drove in three runs apiece as Anaheim Angels beat New York. Scott Schoeneweis (6-6) won for only the second time in 13 starts, allowing three runs — two earned — and nine hits in 6 2-3 innings with a career-high nine strikeouts.

MARINERS 7, INDIANS 1: Edgar Martinez had a pair of run-scoring singles, increasing his major league-leading RBIs total to 109.

Rickey Henderson went 1-for-3 with three RBIs, walking with the bases loaded in the second and hitting a two-run single in the eighth off Steve Reed.

TIGERS 11, ATHLETICS 4: Rich Becker and Dean Palmer each drove in three runs as visiting Detroit topped Oakland.