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White Sox Adopt Phil the Chimp as Unofficial Mascot

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The White Sox have a new unofficial mascot: Phil the chimp. After Adam Dunn made an offhand comment about the chimp in a Skymall catalog, John Danks took it upon himself to buy one for Dunn. Since then, the White Sox have been playing great baseball and Phil's been a huge hit in the clubhouse.

The White Sox have a new unofficial mascot: Phil the chimp. After Adam Dunn made an offhand comment about the chimp in a Skymall catalog, John Danks took it upon himself to buy one for Dunn. Since then, the White Sox have been playing great baseball and Phil's been a huge hit in the clubhouse.

Check out Chuck Garfien's story for more.

This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.