(10.) The White Sox with a 2.45 earned run average were the only American League team with an ERA under 3.00, and their defensive efficiency ratio of making outs
on 73 percent of the balls put into play against them was by far the best in the majors.
"When you get into a situation that it's in the championship game and you get down, to be able to regroup, to be able to fall back on the fundamentals of just putting the ball in play hard, making outs
, and never giving up (is important).''