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• Dewayne Wise received a second straight start in center and as the White Sox leadoff man Monday, following Alejandro De Aza's four-strikeout effort Saturday.

"Saturday, [De Aza] just seemed out of sync," said White Sox manager Robin Ventura. "We'll wait for him to kind of work on that and get back in there."

• With the White Sox playing 20 games in 20 days to finish the 2012 season, breaks could come to everyday players via a couple of innings off in games where there are bigger leads or deficits.

"You know they're going to play a lot going down the stretch. That's a way to get them out, give them a breather," Ventura said. "It didn't seem like a lot but it is over the course of the last 20 days.

"Just give them a half-day. Get them out for a few innings and then it gets some other guys at-bats, too, instead of just sitting on the bench and asking them to do something in a game when they haven't been in a game for a while."

• Tuesday's White Sox game at Kauffman Stadium has been moved from Comcast SportsNet Plus to the main channel. As a result of the change, the Cubs game will now be broadcast on CSN Plus.

• The White Sox are 26-10 in their last 36 home games, 31-19 in day games and 24-17 in one-run games following Monday's 5-4 victory over Detroit.

• Left-handed reliever Donnie Veal has retired all 24 left-handed batters faced, including 12 by strikeout.

• As a team, the White Sox are hitting .171 with runners in scoring position over their last eight home games.

• Nate Jones joined John Whitehead (1935) as the only White Sox rookie pitchers to begin their careers 8-0.

• Dewayne Wise received a second straight start in center and as the White Sox leadoff man Monday, following Alejandro De Aza's four-strikeout effort Saturday.

"Saturday, [De Aza] just seemed out of sync," said White Sox manager Robin Ventura. "We'll wait for him to kind of work on that and get back in there."

• With the White Sox playing 20 games in 20 days to finish the 2012 season, breaks could come to everyday players via a couple of innings off in games where there are bigger leads or deficits.

"You know they're going to play a lot going down the stretch. That's a way to get them out, give them a breather," Ventura said. "It didn't seem like a lot but it is over the course of the last 20 days.

"Just give them a half-day. Get them out for a few innings and then it gets some other guys at-bats, too, instead of just sitting on the bench and asking them to do something in a game when they haven't been in a game for a while."

• Tuesday's White Sox game at Kauffman Stadium has been moved from Comcast SportsNet Plus to the main channel. As a result of the change, the Cubs game will now be broadcast on CSN Plus.

• The White Sox are 26-10 in their last 36 home games, 31-19 in day games and 24-17 in one-run games following Monday's 5-4 victory over Detroit.

• Left-handed reliever Donnie Veal has retired all 24 left-handed batters faced, including 12 by strikeout.

• As a team, the White Sox are hitting .171 with runners in scoring position over their last eight home games.

• Nate Jones joined John Whitehead (1935) as the only White Sox rookie pitchers to begin their careers 8-0.