The White Sox begin a four-game, wrap-around series with the Astros tonight in Houston. Chris Sale will get the ball for the Southsiders. He is 5-and-4 with a 2.68 ERA in 11 starts this season. The 'Stros will counter with Erik Bedard, who is 1-and-3 with a 5.34 ERA.
Pre-Game Show begins at 7 this evening on Newstalk 1060.
The coaching staffs for the MLB All-Star Game are set. American League All-Star manager Jim Leyland chose Robin Ventura of the White Sox and Toronto's John Gibbons for his coaches. Mets skipper Terry Collins and Nationals manager Davey Johnson are on Bruce Bochy's NL staff. The 84th All-Star Game is July 16th at Citi Field in New York.