Third to first

• Entering Tuesday's showdown with the Cubs, the White Sox had won six of their last eight home games.

• Jesse Crain is one appearance and 1 2/3 innings shy of matching his career high for scoreless streaks (21 games and 20 innings).

Ethan Asofsky is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.