Padres 4, White Sox 1
CHICAGO — Ian Kennedy struck out nine over six innings and Yonder Alonso hit a two-run homer in the eighth for the Padres. Kennedy has struggled to get help from San Diego's offense. Before the game, he ranked 98th among 101 qualified pitchers with 2.79 runs of support per nine innings. He struck out the side in the fifth and Conor Gillaspie leading off the sixth. Chicago had won three in a row.