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HOUSTON, TX - MAY 29:  Carlos Rodon #55 of the Chicago White Sox throws in the first inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 29, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

White Sox Beat Astros 6-3 In 11 Innings

HOUSTON (AP) — Geovany Soto hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the 11th inning and the Chicago White Sox beat the Houston Astros 6-3 on Friday night. There were runners at first and second with two […]

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White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon. (Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Preview: White Sox-Astros

Carlos Rodon opposes Lance McCullers tonight at Minute Maid Park.

CBS Chicago–21 hours ago

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MLB 5 Best, Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

CBS Chicago–05/13/2015

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30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ Springer

Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.

04/09/2015

Dexter Fowler. (Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Acqurie OF Dexter Fowler From Astros

Fowler has a career .366 on-base percentage.

CBS Chicago–01/19/2015

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/26/2014

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Arrieta Has Career Night, Just Misses No-Hitter

Cubs righty Jake Arrieta took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and struck out 13.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

Gordon Beckham is upended after forcing out Enrique Hernandez of the Houston Astros . (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Astros Beat White Sox 11-7

Matt Dominguez hit a two-run homer and a tiebreaking RBI double, and the Houston Astros tied their season high with 17 hits in an 11-7 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday that prevented a three-game sweep.

07/20/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Jake Arrieta And Progress

By now, the Cubs front office has shown we can trust their evaluations.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (David Banks/Getty Images)

CBS Sports MLB Mock Draft: Cubs A ‘Wild Card’ At No. 4

It’s anyone’s guess what the Cubs will do at No. 4 if the top three pitchers are already off the board.

CBS Chicago–06/05/2014

John Danks throws in the first inning against the Houston Astros. Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

White Sox Fall To Astros 8-2

Matt Dominguez homered twice and had four RBIs to lead the Houston Astros to an 8-2 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

05/18/2014

Matt Dominguez of the Houston Astros tags Alejandro De Aza out at third base. Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Astros Outlast White Sox 6-5

Jason Castro hit a three-run homer and Dexter Fowler homered and drove in two runs to help the Houston Astros outlast the Chicago White Sox for a 6-5 win Saturday.

05/17/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 6: Jonathan Villar #6 of the Houston Astros dives back to first base against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on September 6, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Jonathan Villar’s Speed An Important Asset For Astros

Despite mediocre hitting, Jonathan Villar has too much speed to keep out of the Astros’ lineup.

03/25/2014

Matt Lindstrom. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Reliever Lindstrom On The Mend

Matt Lindstrom hopes to get into a game by week’s end.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Adam Dunn. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: Dunn Not Concerned About Playing Time Or Future

Adam Dunn is a realist but also still preparing to play 162 games if needed.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Jake Elmore.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

White Sox Claim Elmore Off Waivers; Add Sanchez, Thompson To 40-Man Roster

The White Sox have claimed infielder Jake Elmore off waivers from the Astros and purchased the contracts of infielder Carlos Sanchez and outfielder Trayce Thompson from Triple-A Charlotte.

670 The Score–11/20/2013

Jose Abreu. (Photo credit should read KAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images)

White Sox Reportedly Front-Runners To Land Cuban Slugger Abreu

(CBS) Highly-touted Cuban slugger Jose Abreu has reportedly narrowed his list of teams down to the three – and the White Sox are on his radar. Along with the White Sox, the Astros and Red Sox […]

670 The Score–10/17/2013

aul Konerko #14 of the Chicago White Sox follows through on an RBI single scoring teammate Avisail Garcia #26 as Cody Clark #39 of the Houston Astros catches during the first inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Sale Strikes Out 12 As White Sox Beat Astros 6-1

Chris Sale struck out 12 over eight-plus dominant innings and Avisail Garcia hit a three-run homer to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 6-1 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.

08/28/2013

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