Bryce Weiler, right, who is blind since birth, joins Peoria Chiefs play-by-play announcer Nathan Baliva on Aug. 21 in the broadcast booth during a Chiefs game at Dozer Park in Peoria, Ill.
Tampa Bay Rays closer Jake McGee pitches against the Chicago White Sox during the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Tampa Bay defeated Chicago 3-1. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)
Tampa Bay Rays' Nick Franklin crosses home plate after hitting a two-run homer off Chicago White Sox starter Hector Noesi during the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)
Tampa Bay Rays infielder Nick Franklin misplays a ground ball hit by Chicago White Sox' Adam Eaton during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Franklin was charged with an error on the play. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)
White Sox starter Hector Noesi pitches against the Rays during the first inning Saturday.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. | Nick Franklin hit his first home run with Tampa Bay and Chris Archer pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, leading the Rays to a 3-1 victory over the White Sox on Saturday night.
CHICAGO | Chris Coghlan felt fortunate just to get an opportunity with the Cubs this season. He came through with a career game on Saturday.
The White Sox's Alexei Ramirez (10) and Conor Gillaspie (12) celebrate after scoring on a two-run double by teammate Avisail Garcia off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson during the fourth inning Friday in St. Petersburg, Fla.
The White Sox's Jose Abreu lines an RBI single off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson during the fourth inning Friday in St. Petersburg, Fla. The White Sox's Adam Eaton scored on the hit.
CHICAGO | Chicago's youthful lineup made life difficult for Clayton Kershaw. Unfortunately for the Cubs, the Los Angeles Dodgers had a much better day against Edwin Jackson.
Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Edwin Jackson leave the game Friday to a chorus of boos after only pitching two-thirds of the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Chicago Cubs' Anthony Rizzo hits an RBI double off Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw, scoring Arismendy Alcantara during the first inning of Friday's game.
Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp hits a three-run home run off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Edwin Jackson, scoring Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez, during the first inning of Friday's game at Wrigley Field.
Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Edwin Jackson, right, looks into the stands after giving up a three-run home run to Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp, left, that scored Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez. Jackson surrendered three more runs, departing before getting the final out in the first inning.
Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw became Major League Baseball's first 20-game winner this season, though he had a shaky start Friday that lasted just five innings.
The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.
CHICAGO | After not hitting a home run in 80 plate appearances, Jose Abreu of the White Sox now has gone deep in consecutive days.
PITTSBURGH | The Cubs' century-plus failure to win the World Series will go on for at least one more year.
The White Sox's Jose Abreu heads to home plate after a solo home run against the Minnesota Twins during the ninth inning Sunday in Chicago.
The Cubs' Matt Szczur, right, Mike Olt (30) and Chris Valaika (4) walk off the field after Szczur hit into a triple play during the fourth inning Sunday in Pittsburgh.
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