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White Sox edge Astros, 2-1; Sale dominates, moves to 9-0

White Sox ace Chris Sale is on a historic roll, but that's not the scary news for opponents.

Sale and manager Robin Ventura believe they haven't seen the best of the lefty sidewinder just yet.

Sale went the distance on a masterful four-hitter Thursday night, becoming the first major leaguer since 2008 to win his first nine starts, and the Chicago White Sox edged the Houston Astros 2-1 to snap their season-high four game losing streak.

Sale joined the New York Giants' Sal Maglie (1952) as the only pitchers to win their first nine starts with sub-2.00 ERAs in major league history. His 1.58 ERA ranks second to teammate Jose Quintana (1.54) in the American...