Contreras, offense sparkle in rout
Starter tosses two scoreless innings in spring debut
WHITE SOX 15, MARINERS 5
at Peoria, Ariz.
March 15, 20O9
White Sox at the plate: A nine-run second inning featured a two-run triple by Carlos Quentin and three-run home run by Wilson Betemit, his fourth of the spring. Catcher A.J. Pierzynski drove in a pair of runs in the second-inning uprising, and singled in the fifth to raise his spring batting average to .440. Josh Kroeger contributed a walk, single and home run.
Jim Street is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.