Chicago White Sox defeat Oakland Athletics, 4-3

Ozzie Guillen is wondering where he stands with the White Sox.

As is his habit, he's doing his wondering out loud.

Ken Williams, meanwhile, is fantasizing about the general-manager job with the Oakland Raiders, his favorite NFL team.

What a perfect way for this bizarre season to end, with the main combatants in a very public war camped far apart from one another physically, emotionally and philosophically.

Eventually, though, there will be a showdown, which MLB Ne...

OAKLAND, Calif. -- If it was up to hitting coach Greg Walker, Paul Konerko would get a new deal to stay with the White Sox, finish his career on the South Side, then have a bronze statue on that outfield concourse at U.S. Cellular Field.

Actually, the only part Walker left out was the idea of Konerko riding off into the sunset.

A free agent-to-be, Konerko, 34, sees himself playing three more years, but if he's not given the type of deal he wants this offseason, he ha...