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• Alejandro De Aza's seven leadoff homers rank second in the American League since 2012. Texas' Ian Kinsler sits No. 1 with eight. De Aza, who has connected for leadoff homers in two straight games, ranks third in franchise history with those seven leadoff blasts. Ray Durham (20) and Tim Raines (nine) are atop the club's all-time list.

• Adam Dunn scored a run in Friday night's 7-5 loss to reach 1,000 for his career.

• The White Sox celebrated Cinco Past Cinco de Mayo on Friday, with a stirring national anthem performed by Mariachi Monumental de Mexico.

Scott Merkin is a reporter for Read his blog, Merk's Works, and follow him on Twitter @scottmerkin. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.