Heading into the year, the consensus among both projection systems and experts alike was that the Twins had a superior offense to the White Sox, but the Sox projected to make it a race thanks to their pitching. The Sox bullpen has been great this season, but the starting staff has left a lot to be desired. Minnesota's staff, meanwhile, has regained a staff ace in Francisco Liriano and had no trouble replacing Joe Nathan at the backend of the bullpen.They look like a 90+ win team, while the Sox have to turn it around just to get back to .500.
My objective question to you: The Twins hold a 6 game lead on the Sox. Do the Sox cut that margin in half and climb back into the AL Central race? Are the Twins too good, do they just stay away for the year.