Former Slugger Ordonez Elected Mayor In Venezuela A year after retiring from baseball, former star Magglio Ordonez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela.
That's All She Wrote: Rivera Is What's Good About Baseballariano Rivera is what's good and right about baseball. Alex Rodriguez is what's emblematic about it.
Konerko Named American League Player Of WeekPaul Konerko was named American League Player of the Week Tuesday, marking the second time this season he has received the honor.
Ex-White Sox OF Magglio Ordonez To Retire SundayThe 38-year-old former Detroit Tigers and Chicago White Sox outfielder plans to announce his retirement Sunday before Detroit plays the New York Yankees.
Tigers Rally To Sweep Sox, Win 12th StraightWhite Sox manager Ozzie Guillen no longer sees the fight in his team. Paul Konerko doesn't see it, either. The Chicago bullpen blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning and the Detroit Tigers beat the White Sox 6-5 in 10 innings on Wednesday.
Danks Struggles As Tigers Expand AL Central Lead Over White SoxJustin Verlander took a shutout into the eighth inning and the Detroit Tigers expanded their AL Central lead over Chicago with an 8-1 win over the White Sox on Friday night.
De Aza Contributes Immediately, Helps Sox Beat TigersAlejandro De Aza returned to the majors Wednesday and it sure looks as if he plans on staying for a while. De Aza hit a two-run homer in his first at-bat of the season and the Chicago White Sox beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Wednesday.
White Sox Fall To Verlander, Tigers 5-4Justin Verlander got his 14th win and Wilson Betemit had a two-out, go-ahead single in the eighth inning Tuesday night as the Detroit Tigers beat the Chicago White Sox 5-4 and increased their lead in the AL Central.
White Sox Won't Face Tigers' IngeThe Tigers announced Friday that third baseman Brandon Inge has been placed on the 15-day disabled due to mononucleosis.
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