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Quentin doubled to the right-field corner with two out in the first and Konerko made it 2-0 when he sent the next pitch to the right-field bullpen, just beyond a leaping Shin-Soo Choo. He pumped his fist as he rounded first and took a curtain call as fans chanted "Paulie! Paulie!"
The White Sox got two more in the third after Konerko walked to load the bases, before Gordon Beckham scored on Mark Kotsay's grounder and Quentin came around on a wild pitch to Rios.
Rios, who batted .199 with the White Sox after they claimed him off waivers from Toronto in August, made it 6-0 when he connected off Sipp in the eighth.
NOTES: Sam McDowell (twice) and Steve Hargan previously threw four wild pitches in a game for Cleveland. ... Indians 2B Luis Valbuena sat out with a right hand bruise after being hit by a pitch in Saturday's exhibition finale. "He's just a little sore and we want to be on the conservative side," manager Manny Acta said. "Our medical staff is happy with the progress he's made." Asked if the left-handed-hitting Valbuena would platoon with right-handed Mark Grudzielanek, Acta said: "No. Valbuena's our second baseman." ... Billy Pierce is now second on the White Sox list with seven opening day starts. ... Quentin was hit by a pitch 35 times over the previous two years.
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