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This You Gotta See: Bears-Titans, a Giolito-Twins rematch and here comes Christian Yelich

Any chance the AL Central leaders will simply forget what Lucas Giolito did to them last time out? Otherwise, the revenge factor will be high six days after the 14-6 right-hander’s three-hit, 12-strikeout, zero-walk gem in Minneapolis.

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A by-the-numbers celebration of when the White Sox reached the 1959 World Series

It’s the 60th anniversary of a remarkable season in which Nellie Fox, Luis Aparicio and Early Wynn finished 1-2-3 in the AL MVP voting and Wynn won the Cy Young Award.

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Dylan Cease overcomes rocky first as White Sox’ bats come alive

He had a career-high nine strikeouts in six innings, and the Sox transformed a three-run deficit into an 8-3 victory over the Rangers.

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Eloy Jimenez sits out again with hip injury but says he’ll be back soon

Rick Renteria said Jimenez was available off the bench if necessary, but he did not want to risk further injury.

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When will White Sox contend? That’s a TBD, GM Rick Hahn says

The White Sox beat the Rangers 6-1 Thursday, improving to 58-69 in the third season of their rebuild.

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Yoan Moncada says Luis Robert is ready; White Sox GM says he’s still working on things

Moncada was batting .301/.358/.535 with 20 home runs, 21 doubles and 59 RBI in 97 games when he went on the injured list Aug. 1.

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Lucas Giolito throws shutout against Twins as White Sox take series

The Sox starter pitched a three-hitter with 12 strikeouts and no walks.

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Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf assures Jose Abreu he’ll always be a member of the White Sox

"Jerry [Reinsdorf] several times has told me and my family that I am not going to wear a jersey other than a White Sox jersey," Abreu said. "I believe him; I believe in his word."

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White Sox prospect Luis Robert continues to tear up minor-league pitching

Robert homered again, continuing his assault on minor-league pitching and causing fans to wonder when they’ll see him in a Sox uniform.

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If data geeks don’t like lineups, too bad, White Sox manager Rick Renteria says

"I don’t discount numbers. Never have, never will," Renteria said. "But I’m a balance guy."

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Former White Sox player Octavio Dotel and ex-Marlin Luis Castillo linked to drug ring

Police have arrested Dotel. Castillo remains free and has denied the allegations.

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White Sox can contend for postseason in 2020, Jose Abreu says

The White Sox, 14-24 since the All-Star break and owners of a 56-68 record after defeating the Twins on Monday, have nothing to fight for as they head for the finish line of a seventh consecutive losing season.

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White Sox left fielder Eloy Jimenez’s power is here, but what about the average? It’s coming, he says

Rookie Eloy Jimenez entered Monday with 22 homers, including two in his last two games and three in his last five. The power is clearly there, but the average is not.

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Cubs and White Sox will open spring-training schedule on Feb. 22

The teams will meet in spring-training games on March 6 and March 13.

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Red-hot Ivan Nova, who starts Monday vs. Twins, says he would return to Sox

Sox notebook: "I feel good here," Nova said. "If the opportunity presents [itself] to come back, I would."

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Even with Mike Trout taking the day off, Angels rough up Cease, Sox

Cease has given up a home run in all eight of his big-league starts, with two coming in each of his last two starts.

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Battery of Lucas Giolito and James McCann has been a powerful one for Sox, who fall 6-5

"[McCann’s] unreal back there," Giolito said. "Every single game, every single pitch, he’s into it 100 percent.’’

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Sox coach Allen Thomas takes field trip to watch his son play in Class A California League

Sox notebook: Mike Schur has unenviable task of following Bill Walton in broadcast booth

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This You Gotta See: Cubs-Pirates, Bears-Colts, White Sox-Rangers on Elvis Night

It might not be quite as groovy as Beatles Night, as nerdy as Game of Thrones Night or as festive as Margarita Night, but whom are we kidding? If Steve Stone wasn’t born to don a rhinestone jumpsuit and shimmy to the intoxicating delight of the masses, we don’t know who was.

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Bullpen a bright, light spot for White Sox

"You have to find something to keep yourself sane sitting down there for so long in your own little box," left-hander Aaron Bummer said.

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It was quite a Friday for starter Lucas Giolito, culminating with a 7-2 Sox win

Wise words from Bill Walton, playing in Tyler Skaggs’ park are cause for reflection

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Jose Abreu happy to find himself in elite company on Sox’ career homer list

Sox notebook: The only names ahead of him on the Sox’ homer list are Magglio Ordonez, Carlton Fisk, Harold Baines, Paul Konerko and Frank Thomas

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Jason Benetti bracing for Bill Walton’s arrival in White Sox broadcast booth

No, Walton will not be breaking down swings or pitch sequences. He won’t be into strategy or lineup changes.

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Jose Abreu homers twice, but White Sox’ late rally falls short in series opener against Angels

Jose Abreu hit two home runs, moving him past Robin Ventura and into sole possession of sixth on the Sox’ all-time home-run list with 172.

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White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito shares the baseball diamond with his mother, artist and actress Lindsay Frost

Frost was approached by the White Sox in June to create a series of retro-themed art pieces. They were unveiled Tuesday at Guaranteed Rate Field.

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White Sox sending Yoan Moncada to Charlotte for minor-league rehab assignment

Moncada was seen taking ground balls at third base before the White Sox’ game against the Astros on Wednesday at Guaranteed Rate Field.

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James McCann’s grand slam lifts White Sox over Astros to close out homestand

White Sox manager Rick Renteria called the game one of the most exciting of the season.

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Ivan Nova stays on a roll as White Sox split doubleheader with Astros

Nova allowed no earned runs in his second complete game of the season.

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Rookie Dylan Cease solid in White Sox’ 6-2 loss

Cease allowed four runs (two earned) in six-plus innings in Game 1 of the doubleheader against the Astros.

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White Sox’ rotation with Gerrit Cole is dreamy but unlikely

Cole could be the accomplished finishing piece to take the Sox’ rotation to the next level.

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White Sox, Astros postponed

The White Sox’ scheduled game against the Houston Astros Monday at Guaranteed Rate Field has been postponed due to rain and will be made up as part of a straight doubleheader.

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MLB umpire mum on trash-talking players during visit to Chicago courthouse

A federal judge in Chicago instructed his court reporter to go off the record before asking MLB umpire Phil Cuzzi: "Which player talks the most trash to umpires?"