Originally posted on Baseball Hot Corner  |  Last updated 6/17/13
Chicago White Sox lose 3 in a row to the Houston Astros. First of all thankfully this route of the Sox was about 8 years too late.  If you recall the White Sox swept the Astros in the World Series in 2005.  However Houston has one more to go, can they make in 4 in a row? This season has been at times a tad bright for the Sox.  They had a nice win streak in mid may that saw them scrape back to 4 games behind the division leaders.  The bats were heating up a bit anyways.  10 wins in 14 games gave me a slight bit of optimism. Then the bottom fell out, BIG TIME! In the next 18 games since that nice run the White Sox are 4-14.  Highlighted by an 8 game losing streak and a sweep by the Juggernaught Chicago Cubs. That’s right the Astros team that under spent the Sox by 100 million dollars (124 million to 24 million) just beat them 3 in a row. Houston has the worst record in the American League, and the Cubs are tied for last in the National League Central. Coming soon an article by me talk...
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