Mark Buehrle allowed three runs over six innings in Friday's series opener. (Ed Zurga/AP)
By Scott Merkin / MLB.com
Alexei Ramirez tied a Majors record for grand slams by a rookie with his third in the fourth inning and Jim Thome hit home run No. 540 of his career in the fifth, as Mark Buehrle won his 14th contest and the Sox took a 2 1/2-game lead in the Central.
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