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Chicago White Sox's Eloy Jimenez reacts on second after hitting an RBI double off Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Sergio Romo during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Second City? White Sox, Cubs close in on division titles

Sep. 20, 2020 6:17 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Powered by the steady presence of José Abreu, the White Sox revival is roaring on the South Side. On the North Side, Yu Darvish is pitching like an ace again, and the Cubs are eyeing another October run. Chicago's major league teams are linked by more than just geography these days....

CORRECTS TO TWO-RUN HOME RUN NOT A SOLO HOME RUN - Chicago White Sox's Luis Robert, center, crosses home plate after hitting a two-run home run off of Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Jon Lester, as catcher Willson Contreras, left, looks on, during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 21, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Kamil Krzaczynski)

White Sox belt 6 HRs, pound Cubs 10-1 for 6th straight win

Aug. 22, 2020 12:44 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox belted six more home runs in another lopsided win, and Dallas Keuchel sure was impressed. He just wasn't surprised. Jose Abreu went deep twice and the White Sox backed Keuchel with their big bats, pounding the crosstown Cubs 10-1 at Wrigley Field on Friday night. The...