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• Triple-A Charlotte catcher Josh Phegley was awarded a 2012 Rawlings Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence among Minor League players at his position. The honorees were selected among qualifying players from the 10 domestic-based, full-season Minor Leagues.

• For the second time in White Sox history, five players hit 25 homers or more. The players who reached that mark this year were Adam Dunn (41), A.J. Pierzynski (27), Konerko (26), Dayan Viciedo and Alex Rios (25). In 2002, Magglio Ordonez (38), Thomas (28), Konerko (27), Carlos Lee (26) and Jose Valentin (25) also hit 25 or more. The White Sox hit 211 homers as a team, trailing only the Yankees (245) and the Orioles (214).

• Triple-A Charlotte catcher Josh Phegley was awarded a 2012 Rawlings Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence among Minor League players at his position. The honorees were selected among qualifying players from the 10 domestic-based, full-season Minor Leagues.

• For the second time in White Sox history, five players hit 25 homers or more. The players who reached that mark this year were Adam Dunn (41), A.J. Pierzynski (27), Konerko (26), Dayan Viciedo and Alex Rios (25). In 2002, Magglio Ordonez (38), Thomas (28), Konerko (27), Carlos Lee (26) and Jose Valentin (25) also hit 25 or more. The White Sox hit 211 homers as a team, trailing only the Yankees (245) and the Orioles (214).