Detroit Tigers defeat Chicago White Sox, 5-1

DETROIT -- Manager Ozzie Guillen had some advice after the White Sox' second consecutive bad loss.

''Throw it away,'' he said after the 5-1 loss Wednesday against the Detroit Tigers.

Unfortunately for Guillen, third baseman Mark Teahen didn't wait until after the game to follow that advice.

Two errors by Teahen, including a costly errant throw in the fourth inning that led to four runs and erased the Sox' 1-0 lead, damaged the team's playoff hopes with another day...

DETROIT -- Jim Thome can keep hitting all the Herculean home runs he wants.

White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen isn't losing one minute of sleep over the decision to go in a different direction in the offseason that opened the door for Thome to sign with the Minnesota Twins.

''I don't know about the organization,'' Guillen said Wednesday when asked if he was feeling the heat. ''Myself, I know he's going to hit.

''Maybe the fans do. Maybe the media does. I really don't...