Chris Sale News Archive
Sale will start Game 1 of the ALDS on Thursday against the Astros, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.
Sale will not start Sunday and will instead be saved to pitch Game 1 of the ALDS against the Astros next Thursday.
Sale will start Sunday's game against the Astros only if the Red Sox haven't clinched the division following Saturday's results, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.
Sale (17-8) suffered a loss at the hands of the Blue Jays on Tuesday after allowing five runs on eight hits -- half of which left the yard -- over five innings. He struck out eight, walked two and hit a batter.
Sale (17-7) shut the Orioles out over eight innings Wednesday, striking out 13 while allowing just four hits and no walks in a 9-0 victory.