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Zack Collins homers in win

Thu, Sep 19th 5:47am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox catcher Zack Collins went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 3-1 win over the Twins on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact: Collins has homered in two consecutive games. The rookie backstop is hitting .138 with three homers, eight runs, and seven RBI through 65 at-bats.

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Jose Abreu hitless in win

Thu, Sep 19th 5:45am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu went 0-for-4 in a 3-1 win over the Twins on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact: Abreu couldn't get anything going against the division-leading Twins. The veteran first baseman is finishing up another fine season, hitting .280 with 33 homers, 78 runs, and 119 RBI.

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Alex Colome saves 28th game

Thu, Sep 19th 5:43am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox right-hander Alex Colome pitched a scoreless ninth inning on Wednesday to pick up his 28th save of the season. Colome struck out one in the 3-1 win over Minnesota.

Fantasy Impact: Colome has been a solid closer for Chicago this season. He now has a 4-4 record, 2.59 ERA, 1.02 WHIP, and 51 strikeouts in 59 innings of work.

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Chicago White Sox right-hander Ivan Nova was used as his team's opener in a 3-1 win over the Twins on Wednesday. Nova pitched a scoreless first inning before departing.

Fantasy Impact: Nova was pitching on three days rest so the plan was never to allow him to go deep into the game. He now has a 4.83 ERA, 1.46 WHIP, and just 107 strikeouts in 177 innings of work.

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Chicago White Sox outfielder Leury Garcia went 1-for-7 with a run in a 9-8 loss to the Twins on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact: Garcia has quietly been a solid producer for the White Sox this season. He is hitting .274 with seven homers, 91 runs, 38 RBI, and 15 steals.

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Tim Anderson homers in loss

Wed, Sep 18th 5:52am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson went 4-for-6 with a homer and two RBI in a 9-8 loss to the Twins on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact: The surprise batting leader in the American League went deep for a solo shot in the 11th inning. Anderson is hitting .336 with 17 homers, 75 runs, 55 RBI, and 16 steals this season.

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Chicago White Sox left-hander Ross Detwiler allowed five runs in five innings in a 9-8 loss to the Twins on Tuesday. Detwiler struck out two and walked four in the start.

Fantasy Impact: The southpaw escaped with a no-decision in the 12-inning game. He has a 2-5 record, 6.98 ERA, 1.72 WHIP, and 42 strikeouts in 16 appearances for the White Sox this season.

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Chicago White Sox right-hander Reynaldo Lopez gave up five runs in 5 1/3 innings in a 5-3 loss to the Twins on Monday. Lopez struck out two and walked two.

Fantasy Impact: Lopez had a nice stretch in August but he has gone back to struggling on the mound. He now has a 9-14 record, 5.44 ERA, 1.47 WHIP, and 157 strikeouts in 172 innings of work.

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Eloy Jimenez stays hot

Tue, Sep 17th 5:55am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox outfielder Eloy Jimenez went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 5-3 loss to the Twins on Monday.

Fantasy Impact: Jimenez has been on a homer binge of late, blasting four in his past seven games. He now has 28, to go along with a .259 average, 61 runs, and 70 RBI.

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James McCann homers in loss

Tue, Sep 17th 5:53am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox catcher James McCann went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 5-3 loss to the Twins on Monday

Fantasy Impact: McCann took Jose Berrios deep in the second inning for a solo shot. The veteran catcher is hitting .273 with 17 homers, 59 runs, 56 RBI, and four steals this year, emerging as a surprising source of fantasy production.

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Chicago White Sox third baseman Yoan Moncada went 3-for-5 with two runs and a steal in an 11-10 loss to Seattle on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact: Moncada is putting the finishing touches on a solid season. He is hitting .308 with a .900 OPS, 23 homers, 75 runs, 73 RBI, and 10 steals.

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Chicago White Sox catcher Welington Castillo went 1-for-3 with a grand slam in an 11-10 loss to the Mariners on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact: Castillo finished with five RBI in the big game. He has struggled to meet expectations this season, hitting .204 with 10 homers and 35 RBI.

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Dylan Cease pitches well

Sun, Sep 15th 7:50am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox right-hander Dylan Cease pitched well in a 2-1 loss to Seattle on Saturday. Cease allowed one run over five innings while striking out five and walking three.

Fantasy Impact: Cease still struggled with walks, as he has allowed 33 in 67 innings this season. That being said, the strikeout upside is real as evidenced by his 73 punchouts in his rookie year. Cease will be an interesting streamer in his next start, which comes against the Tigers.

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Chicago White Sox right-hander Dylan Covey allowed five runs in a 9-7 win over Seattle on Friday. Covey went 3 2/3 innings while striking out two and walking three.

Fantasy Impact: It wasn't a great start but Covey's offense got him off the hook with a big night. Covey now has a 1-8 record, 7.98 ERA, 1.76 WHIP, and 41 strikeouts in 58 2/3 innings.

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Adam Engel homers in win

Sat, Sep 14th 7:04am EDT
By Matthew Terelle

Chicago White Sox outfielder Adam Engel went 2-for-5 with a solo homer in a 9-7 win over the Mariners on Friday.

Fantasy Impact: Engel is now hitting .232 with four homers, 22 runs, and 21 RBI in 185 at-bats. He is not on the fantasy radar.

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Chicago White Sox right-hander Lucas Giolito struck out 12 in a 6-3 loss to the Royals on Thursday. He allowed five runs over six innings.

Fantasy Impact: Giolito gave up two homers, which accounted for four of his five earned runs. The young right-hander now has a 14-9 record, 3.41 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, and 228 strikeouts in 176 2/3 innings of work.

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Chicago White Sox left-hander Hector Santiago pitched well in a 6-5 loss to the Angels on Saturday. Santiago allowed two runs over 4 2/3 innings while striking out four and walking three.

Fantasy Impact: Santiago served up two homers to his former team. The veteran has made two starts for the White Sox in August, allowing six earned runs over 9 1/3 innings.

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Chicago White Sox outfielder Ryan Cordell went 1-for-3 with a solo homer and two runs scored in an 8-1 in over the Tigers on Wednesday.

Fantasy Impact: Cordell is hitting .232 with six homers, 18 runs, 19 RBI, and two steals in 185 at-bats this season.

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Chicago White Sox second baseman Yolmer Sanchez went 2-for-2 with two walks, one run, and a steal in a 5-2 loss to the Mets on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact: Sanchez doesn't have a great stat line this season, hitting just .251 with two homers, 35 runs, 24 RBI, and five steals. He has stolen two bases in the past three games.

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AJ Reed will join the Chicago White Sox immediately following the All-Star break. (Source: Rick Semmler on Twitter)

Fantasy Impact: Reed was claimed off waivers from Houston on Monday and optioned to Triple-A Charlotte, but his stay there will not last long. He slashed .153/.253/.244 in 48 career games in the majors, and currently has a 90wRC plus for Triple-A Round Rock this season.

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