Chicago White Sox defeat Cleveland Indians, 6-2

Juan Pierre isn't one to get caught up in the sideshow aspects of a season, let alone the kind of in-house management dramas that marked the White Sox season.

''You see me outside,'' he said. ''On the field, in the batting cage, taking batting practice. I don't stay in [the clubhouse]. It didn't affect me.

''We have a loose-cannon clubhouse, but it works well for us. If you don't have a thick skin as a baseball player, don't come to the White Sox. But it works well f...