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Ford is investing $11.4 billion to build a new mega campus in Tennessee and twin battery plants in Kentucky.
Eloy Jiménez hit a two-run home run, Yasmani Grandal homered to spark a six-run fourth inning and the AL Central champion Chicago White Sox held off the Detroit Tigers in a testy 8-7 win on Monday.
The move comes as Rivian Automotive launches its first vehicle line. The startup, which lists Ford as an investor, has built out its Normal factory for production and is developing plans for a second.
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