The huge offensive numbers are staggering.

But the number that really matters is one-half.

That's how many games the White Sox, picked by some in preseason to finish last, are from first place in the Central Division after stomping on the Indians again Sunday, this time 12-6.

They remained red-hot on the hottest day of the year in their throwback red uniforms, winning for the ninth time in the last 10 games and the 13th in the last 18.