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• Jim Thome hit his 19th and 20th homers of the season in the White Sox's 11-0 win at Cleveland. The home runs came in Chicago's 50th game. It's the 21st time in major league history that a player hit at least 20 homers over his team's first 50 games, but Thome is the first to do it in his first season with a club. Before Thome, the earliest that a player had slammed his 20th home run of the season ...