(CBS) — With 32 wins in the first half of the season, the White Sox must realistically win 53 of their last 81 games to be in contention for a Wild Card playoff appearance.
Reality is a difficult thing to face when you have dug yourself as deep a hole as Chicago has.
If you think winning 70 percent of your games is easy, try to comprehend that the Sox must play on a pace that would equal 106 wins in a season, just to win 85 in 2015.
That pace is not impossible. Consider the 1983 White Sox won 56 games in the second half, to win their division by 20 games that magical portion of that campaign.
It appears the White Sox have the pitching to get the job done. The woeful offense and erratic defense must improve right away in order for the front office to hold…
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