Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon has thrown eight perfect innings against the Cleveland Indians at Guaranteed Rate Field.Rodon has struck out six on 95 pitches (61 strikes) while allowing just five fly-ball outs. Cleveland will send Josh Naylor, Roberto Perez, and Yu Chang to the plate in the ninth. The White Sox lead 8-0.Rodon is trying to throw the 24th perfect game in Major League Baseball history, and the fourth by a White Sox pitcher. Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners threw the most recent one Aug. 15, 2012.Copyright © 2021 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.
Cleveland Indians infielder Yu Chang shared on Twitter that he received racist social media messages after his decisive throwing error in Cleveland's loss Monday to the White Sox.
Chang's post included the hashtag "#StopAsianHate"
Yu Chang received racist messages after making a throwing error in Monday's loss.
Cleveland infielder Yu Chang was the subject of anti-Asian social media posts following his decisive error in Monday's loss to the White Sox.