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Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun, right, scores past St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

LEADING OFF: NL race down to final day — and maybe Monday

Sep. 27, 2020 1:21 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ LET'S GET IT SETTLED St. Louis, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Philadelphia enter the last day of the regular season competing for two postseason spots, and the biggest game of the day pits Christian Yelich's Brewers against Yadier Molina's Cardinals. A...

Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun, right, scores past St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina after hitting a solo home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

LEADING OFF: NL race down to final day — and maybe Monday

Sep. 27, 2020 12:33 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Sunday: ___ LET'S GET IT SETTLED St. Louis, Milwaukee, San Francisco and Philadelphia enter the last day of the regular season competing for two postseason spots, and the biggest game of the day pits Christian Yelich's Brewers against Yadier Molina's Cardinals. A...

Chicago White Sox's Nick Madrigal (1) is tagged out by Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Jacob Stallings while attempting to score on a single by Tim Anderson during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. Watching is umpire Jeremie Rehak. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Error in ninth inning gives Pirates 5-4 win over White Sox

Sep. 9, 2020 12:06 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinch-runner Jason Martin scored the winning run on catcher Yasmani Grandal’s error in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. With the score tied at 4, the Pirates loaded the bases with none...

Chicago White Sox designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion (23) is congratulated by teammate Yasmani Grandal (24) after his three-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020.(AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Encarnación homers, White Sox finish 4-game sweep of Royals

Sep. 6, 2020 6:33 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Edwin Encarnación hit a three-run homer, Dallas Keuchel threw five scoreless innings and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Sunday to complete a four-game sweep. Keuchel (6-2) left the game with lower back stiffness after throwing a few warmup pitches...

Chicago White Sox's Jose Abreu hits a two-run home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Kris Bubic during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

White Sox beat Royals 5-3 behind Abreu, Giolito

Sep. 6, 2020 12:10 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — José Abreu hit his 13th home run of the season in the first inning, Yasmani Grandal added a two-run shot, and the Chicago White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-3 Saturday night behind ace Lucas Giolito. Abreu leads the majors with 40 RBIs in 40 games and extended his...

Chicago White Sox's Eloy Jimenez (74) is congratulated by Tim Anderson after scoring a run during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, Sept. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Abreu extends hitting streak, White Sox beat Royals 7-3

Sep. 5, 2020 12:41 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jose Abreu extended his hitting streak to 18 games with a two-run double, Eloy Jimenez had three hits and the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 7-3 Friday night. Abreu matched Baltimore’s Anthony Santander for the longest hitting streak in the majors this season....

Chicago White Sox's Luis Robert hits a three-run home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Robert's long homer helps White Sox rout Royals 11-6

Sep. 4, 2020 12:31 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Luis Robert’s 458-foot home run capped a second five-run inning of the night for Chicago as the White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 11-6 Thursday night. Robert was one of three White Sox to homer in the contest, joining Edwin Encarnacion and Tim Anderson. “It was...

Grandal hits game-winning HR, White Sox beat Royals 6-5

Aug. 29, 2020 1:28 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yasmani Grandal hit his third career game-ending home run in the ninth after a defensive miscue as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5 on Friday night. Yoan Moncada had an RBI single in the seventh, Eloy Jimenez added a two-run homer and Luis Robert also homered for the...

Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Lucas Giolito, facing camera, and teammates celebrate his no-hitter in a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

A no-fan no-hitter: Giolito gem leads White Sox over Pirates

Aug. 26, 2020 5:03 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito quietly walked to the mound for the ninth inning, piped-in fake crowd noise wafting through the ballpark and cardboard cutouts dotting the stands. Moments later, the Chicago White Sox right-hander threw the final pitch in a truly bizarre performance. A no-fan no-no. With the...