• Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez (10), throws to first base after forcing out Detroit Tigers' Josh Wilson (40), at second base when Anthony Gose hit into a double play during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

    Sale sets strikeout record in White Sox’s 2-1 win

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale allowed one run over seven-plus innings and set a White Sox season strikeout record as Chicago beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on Friday night.

  • Chicago White Sox starter Chris Sale delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

    Sale sets franchise strikeout record

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chris Sale set the Chicago White Sox’s season strikeout record in the second inning of Friday night’s game against the Detroit Tigers.

  • White Sox GM Hahn expects Ventura back as manager

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn said Friday he expects manager Robin Ventura to return next season.

  • Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer (35) and Mike Moustakas celebrate the Royals' 6-4 win over the Chicago White Sox after a baseball game Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Gomes helps Royals beat White Sox 6-4

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost was sitting in his office in the visiting clubhouse when White Sox broadcaster Ken Harrelson walked in and offered him a lucky gold coin.

  • Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain rolls on the ground after fouling a pitch from Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Jose Quintana during the seventh inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    Royals’ Morales leaves with left quad tightness

    CHICAGO (AP) — Kansas City designated hitter Kendrys Morales has left the Royals’ game at the Chicago White Sox with tightness in his left quadriceps.

  • Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, talks about growing up in Roseburg, Ore., where a gunman opened fire on students at Umpqua Community College near Roseburg today, before a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and the Royals Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    KC pitcher Guthrie remembers Oregon hometown after shooting

    CHICAGO (AP) — In a story Oct. 1 about Jeremy Guthrie reacting to the mass shooting in Oregon, The Associated Press misidentified Guthrie as a left-hander. He is a right-hander.

  • Guion returns to Packers’ defensive line

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers’ defensive line, instrumental in helping contain Seattle’s Marshawn Lynch and Kansas City’s Jamaal Charles the past two games, is about to get even stronger.

  • In this Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, photo, Shoneji Robison, left, and Catarah Hampshire, owners of Southern Girl Desserts, pose for a photo in their bakery, in Los Angeles. In less than two years, Southern Girl Desserts took out six loans and was in a financial mess that made it difficult to buy ingredients and pay workers. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

    Fast and easy loans come at price for small businesses

    NEW YORK (AP) — It sounded like a sweet deal: A loan broker walked into Southern Girl Desserts offering the Los Angeles bakery a $40,000 loan that could be deposited in a bank account quickly. Already rejected for a loan from a bank, co-owner Catarah Hampshire took the offer and hired more workers to whip up peach cobblers and sweet potato cupcakes.

  • In this Jan 17, 2014, file photo, Chicago Cubs Hall-of-Famer Billy Williams is introduced during the Cubs' annual winter baseball convention in Chicago. Williams can’t help but let his mind drift, think about his old teammates and fellow franchise icons Ernie Banks and Ron Santo as the Chicago Cubs are making their long-awaited return to the playoffs with a young team that has many believing they just might break that dreaded spell and finally bring home a championship soon, if not this season. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

    With Cubs playoff bound, Williams thinks of Banks, Santo

    CHICAGO (AP) — Billy Williams couldn’t help but let his mind drift, thinking about his old teammates Ernie Banks and Ron Santo.

  • Judge dismisses rooftop clubs’ lawsuit against Chicago Cubs

    CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought against the Chicago Cubs by rooftop clubs adjacent to Wrigley Field.