Close to perfection

Close to perfection

The White Sox have lost just one game in this postseason in posting a 9-1 overall record. Chicago was 3-0 in the Division Series versus Boston and 4-1 in the American League Championship Series against Anaheim before going up 2-0 in the Fall Classic.

Since the advent of the Division Series in 1995, only two other teams have started a postseason with nine wins in 10 games, Atlanta in 1995 and the Yankees in 1999. Both went on to win the World Series.

Close to perfection
Team
Year
Start
Finish
Yankees19999-111-1
Braves19959-111-3
White Sox20059-1TBD