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Why Jeff Samardzija will stay in Chicago

For Jeff Samardzija to get traded to a contender like the Yankees, it would mean the Blue Jays and the rest of the division did not claim him on waivers first. Schoenfield: 10 big storylines

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Tough task for White Sox

There was neither significant selling nor buying on Chicago's South Side. The Sox played well in July but head into the final two months hard-pressed to earn a postseason berth. MLB Power Rankings

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White Sox call up a Thompson

Trayce Thompson, brother of Warriors guard Klay Thompson, joins Chicago today from Triple-A Charlotte. Thompson, an outfielder, earned his promotion by hitting .260 with 23 doubles, 13 HRs and 39 RBIs at Triple-A.

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On this date: Shoeless Joe banned for life

On Aug. 3, 1921, despite being acquitted of conspiracy charges, Jackson and six other White Sox were banned by commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis: "No player that sits in a conference with a bunch of crooked players and gamblers where the ways and means of throwing games are planned and discussed and does not promptly tell his club about it, will ever play professional baseball."

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Standing pat was wrong move for Hahn

The White Sox straddled the buyer-seller line, but GM Rick Hahn should've traded Jeff Samardzija. GM deadline grades (Insider)

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Yankees smash White Sox 12-3 in finale

The Yankees ended their 10-game road trip with a series win against the White Sox. Stephen Drew had 4 RBIs and Jacoby Ellsbury added 3 to back Ivan Nova's six innings of one-run ball. Box score

Yankees add to already huge lead

N.Y. added three more runs to the White Sox blowout in the 7th behind Stephen Drew's 2-run triple and Jacoby Ellsbury's RBI groundout. The Yanks lead 12-1 as they look to take the series. Follow live

Tex on a roll on the road

Mark Teixeira, who has reached base in 20 straight games, belted his 29th homer this season and 5th on the Yankees' 10-game road trip. The Yankees lead 9-0 against the White Sox. Follow live

Bombers break game open

Didi Gregorius and Brett Gardner each hit 2-run singles as a part of a five-run fourth inning to give the Yankees a 6-0 lead against the White Sox. Jeff Samardzija has allowed all six runs on seven hits. Follow live

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After win, John Danks is in a confetti mood

Picture it: The Chicago White Sox's John Danks uses what he learned about pitching with limited velocity and merged it with his old fastball.

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2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs38327th
Batting Average.25020th
On Base Percentage.30324th
Slugging Percentage.37824th
Earned Run Average3.9919th
Quality Starts608th
WHIP1.3223rd
BAA.26323rd

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