Dayan Viciedo's last three homers have either tied the game or given the White Sox the lead. His three-run blast in the ninth off of the Yankees' David Robertson on Thursday gave the White Sox a 4-3 victory.
The White Sox snapped their six-game losing streak against the Yankees and improved to 4-7 at the current Yankee Stadium.
One-time White Sox center fielder Aaron Rowand, who was part of the 2005 World Series champion squad, will serve as a guest radio analyst for the final two games of this four-game set at Yankee Stadium. Rowand replaces Darrin Jackson on the WSCR 670-AM flagship broadcast, with Jackson unavailable due to family matters.
John Danks played catch prior to Thursday's series opener, the third time he has played catch since Sunday. But Danks reported his shoulder felt about the same.
Seven players on the Yankees once played for the White Sox. They are Boone Logan, Andruw Jones, Jayson Nix, Dewayne Wise, Freddy Garcia, Chris Stewart and Nick Swisher.
Include White Sox manager Robin Ventura as a fan already of the Kevin Youkilis trade. "Kenny [Williams] went out and got the right guy," said Ventura.