On the White Sox Talk podcast, Chuck Garfien and Ryan McGuffey talked to Dane Dunning and Alec Hansen. The Dunning part was interesting, in that he talked about his suspension in May for throwing at Lucas Erceg after Erceg homered off him in a previous battle.
Dane Dunning's ejection (the batter homered off him in the first). pic.twitter.com/OYClH6V6vW— Phenomenal Source (@SouthSideSox) May 20, 2017
It starts around the 5:00 mark, and this sounds more like a feature than a bug.
“He pimped that home run, and I’m the type of pitcher if you pimp a home run off me, I don’t like that. If you hit a home run off me, hit a home run. Be a man and run around the bases. There’s no point in showing anybody up.” [...]
“He ducked under it. The ball wasn’t intended for that area. I kinda threw it over his head. It wasn’t intended for that specific spot. I was trying to hit him more his legs and ribs.”
- Jacob May went 0-for-3 with a sac bunt and two strikeouts.
- Rymer Liriano was 1-for-4 with a homer and two strikeouts.
- Casey Gillaspie, 1-for-4 with a homer.
- Jake Peter went 2-for-4.
- Eddy Alvarez, 1-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Carson Fulmer: 5.1 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 4 BB, 7 K, 1 WP
- Eloy Jimenez went 2-for-5 with a double.
- Seby Zavala went 2-for-5 with two doubles and a strikeout.
- Luis Alexander Basabe was 0-for-4 with a walk, a strikeout and a CS.
- Jameson Fisher went 1-for-4 with two strikeouts and a CS.
- Yeyson Yrizarri was 3-for-4.
- Joel Booker, 1-for-2 with two walks.
- A.J. Puckett’s organizational debut: 4 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, 1 HR
- Alex Call singled twice, walked once and struck out once.
- Blake Rutherford went 0-for-4.
- Jake Burger went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
- Micker Adolfo, 1-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Gavin Sheets, 1-for-4 with a K.
- Luis Gonzalez was 0-for-3 with a strikeout.
- Dylan Cease got rocked: 0.2 IP, 4 H, 5 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
- Craig Dedelow went 1-for-3 with a strikeout.
- Franklin Reyes, 0-for-4 with a walk and three strikeouts.
- Justin Yurchak, 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
- Lincoln Henzman: 4 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 3 K
- Kade McClure: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K
- Ramon Beltre went 2-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout, and 1-for-2 on the basepaths.
- Sam Abbott went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Brayant Nova went 1-for-5 with a strikeout and a stolen base.
- Kleyder Sanchez, 3-for-5 with a strikeout.
- Josue Guerrero was hit by a pitch in his only PA.
- Luis Mieses replaced him and went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
- Harvin Mendoza went 3-for-5 with a double.
- Anthony Coronado homered, doubled, walked and struck out.
- Santo Vasquez went 0-for-4.
- Brayan Herrera: 5 IP, ,5 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K