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Francisco Liriano. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Liriano Worth A Shot

White Sox fans can be excused for an initially negative reaction to hearing that the Twins’ Francisco Liriano had been acquired late last night for utility man Eduardo Escobar and minor-league starter Pedro Hernandez.

670 The Score–07/29/2012

Francisco Liriano #47 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning on July 18, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

White Sox Acquire Pitcher Francisco Liriano From Twins

The Sox have acquired left handed pitcher Francisco Liriano from the Twins in exchange for infielder Eduardo Escobar and lefty Pedro Hernandez.


Jamey Carroll #8 of the Minnesota Twins dives back to third base as Kevin Youkilis #20 of the Chicago White Sox applies the tag during the second inning on June 25, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Top White Sox 4-1 In Youkilis Debut

Francisco Liriano spoiled Kevin Youkilis’ first game with Chicago, throwing a season-high seven innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 4-1 victory over the White Sox on Monday night.


Alfonso Soriano #12 of the Chicago Cubs congratulates Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs on scoring against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning on June 8, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Cubs Fall To Twins In Extra Innings

Josh Willingham’s RBI single in the 10th inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to an 8-7 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday night.


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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.


Alejandro De Aza #30 of the Chicago White Sox is congratulated by Orlando Hudson #5 after hitting a grand slam home run in the sixth inning against the Minnesota Twins on May 24, 2012 at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

De Aza, White Sox Go Deep To Beat Twins 11-8

Paul Konerko and Alex Rios hit back-to-back homers and Alejandro De Aza added a grand slam to cap a six-run sixth, leading the Chicago White Sox to an 11-8 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.


Twin 5-month-old siblings Julian (left) and Giselle Romero were found dead in a home in the South Lawndale neighborhood on May 10, 2012. (Family Handout)

Deaths Of Baby Twins In Little Village Under Investigation

A police death investigation was under way Thursday afternoon after 6-month-old twins were found dead at a home in the Little Village neighborhood.


hicago White Sox's Alex Rios breaks his bat over his leg after he was called out on strikes in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins, Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Konerko Grand Slam Helps Give White Sox 8-1 Victory Over Indians

Brent Morel hit two homers and Paul Konerko had a grand slam, lifting the Chicago White Sox to an 8-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday night.


Lisa Carter, an Aurora police officer, gave birth to twins on Sept. 11, 2001, as the World Trade Center towers were coming down. (Credit: Steve Miller, WBBM)

9/11 A ‘Bittersweet’ Date On Calendar For Aurora Mom

Ten years ago on 9-11, while the world watched in horror as so many lives ended, an Aurora couple was bringing two lives into the world.

WBBM Newsradio–09/06/2011

Ozzie Guillen Leaves Us Scratching Our Heads

What was Ozzie thinking when he had Adam Dunn pinch-hit for Brent Lillibridge (he of the two-run homer earlier) in the ninth inning Wednesday? Sox were down three with runners on second and third, one […]

670 The Score–08/31/2011

Jim Thome

Thome Traded To Indians

The former White Sox slugger has accepted a trade to the Cleveland Indians from the Minnesota Twins.


Chicago White Sox's Juan Pierre takes off from third base toward home plate after stealing the base against Minnesota Twins third baseman Danny Valencia, right, who had an error on the play in the fifth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Genevieve Ross)

White Sox Secure Series Against Twins With 6-1 Win

Zach Stewart threw six sharp innings in his White Sox debut, Paul Konerko drove in two runs and Brent Lillibridge added a late two-run homer as Chicago beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Saturday night.


Chicago White Sox's Carlos Quentin (20) is greeted by teammate Adam Dunn after he scored on Quentin's two-run home run off of Minnesota Twins pitcher Nick Blackburn in the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, in Minneapolis. (AP/Genevieve Ross)

White Sox Break Slump With 5-3 Victory Over Twins

Carlos Quentin hit two home runs and had four RBIs, Mark Buehrle was sharp after a rough first inning, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Friday night to snap a six-game losing streak.


Chicago White Sox's Adam Dunn celebrates with teammates after hitting a two-run home run during the first inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins Friday. File photo. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Twins Continue Dominance Over White Sox With 8-5 Win

The Minnesota Twins are 6-0 against the White Sox this season, have won nine straight in the series going back to last year and are 28-6 in the past 34 games between the two AL Central foes.


A.J. Pierzynski and Phillip Humber

Dorfman: Changing Sox Becoming Necessary

You have to give some credit to the White Sox for creativity. At least they find different ways to lose to the Minnesota Twins.

670 The Score–07/08/2011

Adam Dunn

Bernstein: Watching The Sox Is Torture

I wish I knew which train was carrying the dirty bomb. Trust me, I’d have told you. Nuclear launch codes? Sure. Um…Tango, Echo, five, seven, Foxtrot, seven, niner? No? Can I try again?

670 The Score–07/07/2011

Mark Buehrle. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Buehrle’s Strong Effort Not Enough, Twins Win 1-0

Mark Buehrle gave up just three hits over seven innings, but was out-dueled by Minnesota’s Nick Blackburn as the White Sox lost to the Twins 1-0 on Thursday.

670 The Score–06/16/2011

Gavin Floyd

Floyd And White Sox Prepare For Rival Twins

The Chicago White Sox and the Minnesota Twins were supposed to compete for the AL Central title, after rough starts for both teams, the White Sox have been able to climb up the standings, but it’s not the same case with the Twins.

670 The Score–06/14/2011

Harmon Killebrew

Hall Of Famer Killebrew Dies At The Age Of 74

Former Minnesota Twin and baseball Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew has died at his home in Scottsdale, Ariz., after battling esophageal cancer. He was 74.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Harmon Killebrew

Killebrew To Stop Treatment For Cancer

Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew was diagnosed with esophageal cancer back in December. On Friday, he announced that has settled in for the final days of his life saddening friends and fans of the former Minnesota Twin.