At least publicly, White Sox pitcher Jake Peavy had remained vague about where he'd like to play next season, but that changed before the All-Star Game on Tuesday night.

So has his heart.

''I do love Chicago, and when the time comes and we do have that conversation .?.?. with [general manager] Kenny [Williams] and with the rest of the staff, I will let them know that I want to stay if I can stay. I would love to end my career right here. We'll see.''