| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:21 PM
The passing of the torch — or in this case the first baseman's mitt — has been less symbolic and more in-your-face conspicuous when it comes to Paul Konerko's impending retirement and Jose Abreu's spectacular debut at first base for the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 9:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — Baseball's awards races are winding down, and the Baseball Writers Association of America has some difficult choices to make in the four voting categories for each league.
Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw and Jose Abreu appear to be shoo-...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:26 PM
A mix of polite applause and resentful boos greeted Adam Dunn on his first trip to the plate Monday night at U.S. Cellular Field.
Dunn doesn't mind the boos so much this time around.
Back in Chicago eight days after being traded to the Athletics,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 6:02 PM
CLEVELAND — White Sox first baseman Andy Wilkins figures his first couple of major league appearances were about getting the nerves out, especially given the "pretty crazy" debut week he has had.
Wilkins was in four cities in a matter of six...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:20 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Designated hitter Adam Dunn's heart was beating hard, and his adrenaline was flowing when he stepped to the plate as an Oakland Athletic for the first time Monday in the bottom of the first inning with two outs and a runner on second...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 3:39 PM
There are games yet to be played, future roster spots to be earned and, perhaps along the way, games to be won.
Time to see if the kids can play.
The eyes of manager Robin Ventura and general manager Rick Hahn certainly will be fixed on the...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Adam Dunn paused, as if mentally stepping out of the batter’s box to collect his thoughts, then answered the question about his intentions to continue playing beyond this season.
“This is probably going to be it … this is probably...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 5:47 PM
A significant leftover from college football's first weekend? Boston College beat UMass in the game promoted as the "Battle of the Bay State," but the best player on the field was a Connecticut kid. Tyler Murphy of Wethersfield rushed for 118 yards and...
| Aug 30, 2014
Adam Dunn prefaced the statement with a warning that he was about to be cheesy, but he then decided he didn't care.
The designated hitter has a month left in a four-year White Sox career that often failed to meet the expectations that come with a $56...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:37 PM
Adam Dunn has been around baseball long enough to know that fads like these go in and out of style every few years, so he never truly gives up his remote-control car, but we will get to him. First you need to know about The Mechanic.
He's the one who...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Shortstop Alexei Ramirez said it was strange Thursday to look around the White Sox clubhouse and recognize the club's changing of the guard, starting with the trade of Gordon Beckham last week and eventually ending next month with the retirement of Paul...