BY THE NUMBERS
Combined score by which the Cubs, above, defeated the White Sox in three straight games last week. The Cubs won the season series for the first time since 2013.
Active player with 3,000 or more career hits (Ichiro Suzuki of the Marlins). Adrian Beltre of the Rangers entered Saturday two hits from the milestone.
Primary third basemen to reach 3,000 hits — Hall of Famers George Brett and Wade Boggs. Beltre would be the third.