Even ComEd figured out how to restore power eventually. But as baseball revs up again today, the big question for the White Sox remains: Can the team solve its power problem in the second half? Specifically, can it get its $14 million “slugger” to break .160?

Myriad cures have been proposed for the Big Breeze’s troubles. He should have his eyes examined, think less, swing harder or not so hard, take fewer pitches or more, lose weight or gain it. He’s talked with a psychologist, tried bats of various makes and colors (though nothing yet in plaid or paisley).