CSN's Chuck Garfien and Bill Melton discuss the White Sox preparing for their September call-ups in this week's Road Ahead, presented by Chicagoland & NW Indiana Honda Dealers.
The Cubs and Astros are probably the top two stories in the MLB pennant race this season, but with five weeks still to play, neither has a stranglehold on a playoff spot.
Jon Lester got 26 outs before allowing a run Monday afternoon, but it was that final out that eluded him.
Entering Monday, eight teams were within six games of the American League's final wild card spot.
The Cubs will be without two important players as they enter the stretch run toward the postseason.