A few days before the trade deadline, on July 30, the White Sox were right at .500 and three games back in their division. Manager Tony La Russa’s prescription for his team at that point was simple. “Big thing is we got to win series. We got to get bunch of wins to really say we’re in contention,” he said….

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Writing and podcasting the Cubs and White Sox. I like cigars, bourbon, and Kentucky basketball.