Jon Lester tossed eight strong outings, allowing just one run and striking out nine, in defeating the White Sox on Thursday.
Koji Uehara earned a save with a scoreless ninth in his return to the mound Thursday against the White Sox.
Chris Sale wasn't involved in the decision after allowing one run in seven innings and striking out 10 against the Red Sox on Thursday.
Xander Bogaerts hit his first homer of the year to give the Red Sox their lone run in seven innings against Chris Sale on Thursday.
Making just his second start of the season, Paul Konerko went 0-for-4 on Thursday, leaving him 1-for-13.
James Shields fanned 12 while surrendering just one run in eight innings to beat the Astros for his first win of the year on Thursday.
Scott Feldman surrendered five runs -- four earned -- over six innings in a loss to the Royals on Thursday.
Norichika Aoki collected two hits, his second steal and two runs scored Thursday against the Astros.
Dropped from the cleanup spot for the first time this season, Billy Butler went 1-for-3 with a walk Thursday against the Astros.
Royals placed OF Jarrod Dyson on the bereavement list.
Dexter Fowler continued to slump on Thursday, going 0-for-4 with three strikeouts against the Royals.
Chris Colabello went 3-for-4 with two doubles and three RBI as the Twins came from behind to beat the Blue Jays 9-5 in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader.
Mike Pelfrey gave up five runs -- four earned -- in 4 1/3 innings Thursday in a no-decision versus the Blue Jays.
Dustin McGowan yielded three runs in four innings Thursday in a no-decision against the Twins.
Sergio Santos completely lost the strike zone after taking over in the eighth inning on Thursday, walking all three Twins he faced and taking his first blown save.