• Chicago White Sox's Avisail Garcia reacts after striking out swinging during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    White Sox manage 4 hits in 2-0 loss to Mariners

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox received solid pitching. They just couldn’t overcome their anemic offense.

  • Seattle Mariners starter Taijuan Walker falls to the ground after throwing a pitch during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Seager, Gutierrez homer, Walker goes 6 1-3 in M’s 2-0 win

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Seager and Franklin Gutierrez both had three hits and a homer and Taijuan Walker allowed three hits before leaving with an injury in the seventh inning as the Seattle Mariners beat the Chicago White Sox 2-0 on Friday night.

  • Seattle Mariners pitcher Tom Wilhelmsen, right, is congratulated by catcher Mike Zunino after Wilhelmsen earned a save in a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics, Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Seattle. The Mariners won 6-5. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)

    Mariners send C Zunino to Triple-A, call up C Hicks

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners optioned struggling catcher Mike Zunino to Triple-A Tacoma on Friday and called up catcher John Hicks from their top affiliate.

  • Seattle Mariners starter Roenis Elias throws against the Chicago White Sox during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Elias, Mariners fall short against White Sox

    CHICAGO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners had their chances against Carlos Rodon and the Chicago White Sox. They just couldn’t convert.

  • Chicago White Sox starter Carlos Rondon throws against the Seattle Mariners during the first inning of a baseball game Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

    Rodon, Eaton lead White Sox past Mariners, 4-2

    CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodon took a shutout into the seventh inning, Adam Eaton had three hits and scored three runs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Thursday night.

  • Deborah Watts of Minneapolis, sits in a Jackson, Miss., hotel Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 and speaks about events in Mississippi and Illinois this week that commemorate the 60th anniversary of the slaying of her cousin, Emmett Till, a black 14-year-old from Chicago who was visiting relatives in the Mississippi Delta when witnesses said he violated the Jim Crow social code by whistling at a white woman. He was kidnapped and killed Aug. 28, 1955, and his body was recovered from the Tallahatchie River three days later. An all-white jury acquitted two white men charged in the slaying.  (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

    Events mark Emmett Till slaying 60 years later

    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Sixty years after a black Chicago teenager was killed for whistling at a white woman in Mississippi, relatives and civil rights activists are holding church services and movie screenings to remember Emmett Till.

  • Cubs get struggling reliever Fernando Rodney from Mariners

    CHICAGO (AP) — The playoff-contending Chicago Cubs acquired struggling reliever Fernando Rodney from the Seattle Mariners for cash Thursday, reuniting the exuberant closer with manager Joe Maddon.

  • Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox, Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Porcello pitches Red Sox past Sale, White Sox 3-0

    CHICAGO (AP) — For one night at least, it was all there for Rick Porcello. He kept his fastball down, and stepped up in every big spot.

  • Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Wade Miley walks through the dugout after leaving the baseball game against the Chicago White Sox during the seventh inning Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    White Sox get to Miley in seventh, beat Red Sox 5-4

    CHICAGO (AP) — Wade Miley was bending but not breaking, allowing 10 hits though only two runs through six innings against the Chicago White Sox.

  • Chicago White Sox designated hitter Avisail Garcia, left, celebrates with right fielder Trayce Thompson the White Sox's 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Thompson drives in 3, White Sox rally past Red Sox, 5-4

    CHICAGO (AP) — In Trayce Thompson’s mind, baseball is baseball, no matter what level he happens to be playing at.