| Oct 7, 2012
| 10:04 PM
Two years ago, the Chicago White Sox were prepared to sign Miguel Olivo to a two-year contract before A.J. Pierzynski struck a last-minute deal that provided the team with one of its best values since the turn of this century.
But there will be no...
| May 14, 2011
| 2:51 PM
If it were up to Matt Wieters, he'd catch 162 games in a season. That, of course, will never happen.
"I'd like to catch them all," Wieters said with a smile, "but I don't think that is physically possible."
Orioles manager Buck Showalter sat Wieters...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 7:17 PM
I'm curious why Brandon Short and Christian Marrero didn't get called up in September. I knew of Addison Reed because I was watching his stats early on. I'm baffled by some decisions, particularly regarding these two players. Even Kevan Smith should...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:16 AM
The White Sox manager quit because he valued money more than doing his job.
The Sox players quit because the manager said so, and the manager would know.
The White Sox then made a white-flag hire of a manager, using untested Robin Ventura as a human...
| Sep 4, 2011
| 1:15 PM
DETROIT -- Manager Ozzie Guillen is using the same lineup that scored eight runs in a losing cause the day before, as the White Sox try to salvage the final game of their series against the Tigers before playing a day-night doubleheader in Minnesota.
| May 2, 2011
| 8:34 AM
It doesn’t do any good to fire Ozzie Guillen. It doesn’t do any good because he’s not to blame. The White Sox players are.
Blame them. Trade them. This Sox season is o-vuh.
Sox management shoved “All In,’’...
| May 21, 2011
| 11:05 AM
Carlos Quentin was a late scratch from Saturday's White Sox lineup due to a bruised left knee. He was listed as day-to-day.
His spot in right field was taken by Brent Lillibridge, who batted eighth. A.J. Pierzynski moved up to fifth in the order, with...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:15 PM
Ken Williams said trading closer Sergio Santos for a minor-leaguer is the start of rebuilding the White Sox.
No, Kenny, sorry, but trading a closer is not the start of rebuilding unless the closer is Mariano Rivera.
Trading Paul Konerko is...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 9:53 AM
Pop star Joe Jonas was spotted at Japonais on Friday and Sunda and the Underground on Friday. The Jonas Brothers member was in town for Saturday's B96 Summer Bash concert at Toyota Park.
The Bulls' Taj Gibson hit Enclave on Friday and singer Jay Sean...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Sergio Santos came on to get a four-out save against the Cubs on Tuesday night, and you couldn’t help but play what-if.
The save was Santos’ 13th in 15 tries. He faced the 4-5-6-7 hitters and struck out three of them. And you couldn’t...