Rotblatt is a member of the Jewish Sports and University of Illinois Sports Hall of Fame.
• Seventy-three of the White Sox 93 games played before Saturday have been decided by three runs or fewer. The White Sox are 9-23 in their last 32 from this particular category.
• Nate Jones has a 2-0 record with a 1.99 ERA over 22 2/3 innings in June/July combined, compared to a 1-4 mark with a 4.18 ERA over 26 innings in April/May.
• Gordon Beckham's .333 average would rank him second in the AL with the necessary plate appearances.
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