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White Sox hope for September buzz

Against Tigers, Chicago took right step in reversing recent late-season struggles

Updated: September 11, 2012, 5:20 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- On a seasonably pleasant half-price Monday, U.S. Cellular Field was buzzing, and not just on Big Hurt Beer.

It felt like a real big city ballgame with more than 30,000 tickets sold for the first time since Aug. 6 and more media, one team employee surmised, than Opening Day.

Yes, it's pennant race time in a football town where, for once, the best offense might be wearing blue and orange. It's a weird feeling when the Bears have more pop than the Sox and Cubs.

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