AL Central

Avisail Garcia suffered a season-ending torn labrum in his left shoulder. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: There Could Be A Silver Lining To The ‘Lousy’ Garcia Injury

Dayan Viciedo already drew trade interest. Now he can really be showcased.

CBS Chicago–04/11/2014

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Konerko Went Out And Did It Right

White Sox fans will always love him, as they should.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

Desmond Jennings #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays steals second base in the first inning as Gordon Beckham #15 of the Chicago White Sox takes the throw on September 29, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

White Sox Gap With Detroit Worsens To 2 Games

Matt Moore pitched one-hit ball into the sixth, Matt Joyce homered twice and the Tampa Bay Rays stayed three games behind in the chase for the second AL wild card Saturday by beating the sliding Chicago White Sox 10-4.


Alexei Ramirez #10 of the Chicago White Sox forces out Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays in the third inning on September 28, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

White Sox Distance Behind Tigers Narrows To 1 Game

Alex Rios hit his career-high 25th homer and the Chicago White Sox gave their fading playoff hopes a boost, beating Tampa Bay 3-1 on Friday night to end the Rays’ eight-game winning streak.


Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers is out as Joe Mauer #7 of the Minnesota Twins defends home plate during the sixth inning of the game on September 28, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Tigers Lose To Twins, Giving White Sox Hope In Division Fight

Ryan Doumit had four RBIs for Minnesota, including the go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning to help the Twins beat Detroit 4-2 on Friday and keep the Tigers from moving any closer to the AL Central title.


Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Move 2 Games Behind Detroit In AL Central

Evan Longoria hit a tiebreaking homer in the ninth inning and the surging Tampa Bay Rays won their eighth straight game Thursday night, handing the White Sox a 3-2 loss that hurts Chicago’s playoff hopes.


Catcher Lou Marson #6 of the Cleveland Indians (R) tags out Alejandro De Aza #30 of the Chicago White Sox at home plate after he tried to score on a double hit by Kevin Youkilis #20 during the fourth inning at U.S. Cellular Field on September 24, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

White Sox Beat Indians 5-4, Stay 1 Game Ahead Of Tigers

Adam Dunn homered twice, including a clutch three-run shot in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4 on Monday night to maintain their one-game lead in the AL Central.


Jhonny Peralta #27 of the Detroit Tigers turns a double play and misses the slide of Trevor Plouffe #24 of the Minnesota Twins at Comerica Park on September 23, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Twins won 10-4 (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Tigers Drop 2nd Game Of Doubleheader, Lag Behind White Sox 1 Game

Jamey Carroll hit an RBI single in the 10th inning and the Minnesota Twins beat Detroit 2-1 Sunday, winning both games of a doubleheader to prevent the Tigers from at least tying the Chicago White Sox atop the AL Central.


Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers rounds the bases after hitting a home run off of Tony Sipp #49 (not pictured) of the Cleveland Indians during the seventh inning of their game on September 15, 2012 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The Tigers defeated the Indians 5-3. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Victorious Tigers Stay In Pursuit Of White Sox

Anibal Sanchez took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and the Detroit Tigers beat the Cleveland Indians 5-3 Saturday despite losing a run on an appeal play.


Orlando Hudson #5 of the Chicago White Sox celebrates scoring against the Minnesota Twins during the ninth inning on September 15, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The White Sox defeated the Twins 5-3. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

White Sox Beat Twins 5-3, Stay Ahead Of Tigers In AL Central

Francisco Liriano is a difficult pitcher to figure out.


Justin Verlander. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Tigers Beat Indians 4-0, Continue Stalking White Sox In AL Central

Justin Verlander pitched seven shutout innings and made sure Detroit stayed in step with first-place Chicago in the AL Central, leading the Tigers to a 4-0 win over the downward spiraling Cleveland Indians on Friday night.


People under umbrellas during a rain delay during a game between the Chicago White Sox and the Detroit Tigers on September 13, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Rain Postpones Key Game Between White Sox, Tigers

The makeup game will be played Monday at 1:10 p.m. Game tickets and parking coupons for tonight’s postponed contest will be honored then.


Detroit Tigers v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

White Sox Remain In First Place As Detroit Tigers Lose

The Detroit Tigers remain one game behind the White Sox for first place in the American League Central Division, after losing to the Anaheim Angels Friday night.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2012

Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox throws a second inning pitch while playing the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on July 21, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

White Sox Lose 7-1 To Tigers, Fall Out Of First

The Chicago White Sox fell back to second place for the first time in nearly a month. It had been even longer since Chris Sale left the ballpark with a loss.


(credit: David Banks/Getty Images)

MLB Roundup: American League Central

Since Opening Day on March 30th, teams in the American League Central Division have played approximately fifty games, and already massive disparities have set in.


A.J. Pierzynski and Phillip Humber

White Sox Are ‘Running Out Time’

The White Sox open officially open the second half of their season on Friday, and after the first 92 games of the season, there’s significantly less optimism than there was during spring training.

670 The Score–07/15/2011

Gavin Floyd

White Sox Back In Action Against The Tigers

After a disappointing first half, the Chicago White Sox will likely face the biggest stretch of their season as they’ll play 12 consecutive games against AL Central opponents, starting with the Detroit Tigers.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2011

Adam Dunn

AL Central Could Become ‘Four-Team Race’ With Dunn Resurgence

The Chicago White Sox will have a little more time off before they resume play on Friday against the Detroit Tigers. It’ll be a series that will hopefully showcase a different Adam Dunn than was seen in the first half, because they need it to.

670 The Score–07/13/2011

Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko

White Sox A ‘Two-Week Streak’ Away From 1st Place?

The White Sox’s 44-48 record through the first 92 games of the season hasn’t necessarily led to optimism among their fans. And to make matters worse, they suffered a 3-1 series loss to the Twins heading into the All-Star break.

670 The Score–07/13/2011

Jake Peavy and Don Cooper

Cooper: ‘We’re In The Hunt’ For Division Title

The Chicago White Sox are two games under .500, but because the rest of the division is struggling as well, they find themselves just four and a half games back of the Cleveland Indians.

670 The Score–07/07/2011