Despite allowing six runs in the ninth, the White Sox scored twice in the bottom of the frame to defeat the Mariners, 9-8. Paul Konerko's RBI double paired with an RBI single from Kevin Youkilis lifted Chicago to its fourth straight win. Adam Dunn connected on a solo and two-run homer and Alexei Ramirez hit a two-run shot and drove in three for the Sox. Jake Peavy turned in another quality start, going seven innings while allowing two runs. Addison Reed blew the save by allowing two earned runs but got the win. Jesus Montero and Trayvon Robinson each hit solo homers for Seattle while Dustin Ackley went 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs scored. Tom Wilhelmsen suffered the loss as the M's saw their eight-game winning streak end.