| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:34 AM
The feast-or-famine White Sox offense came into Friday’s game against the Blue Jays having scored three or fewer runs in each of their last eight games.
So it figured they would break out with two five-run innings in an 11-5 win over the Jays,...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
TOP OF THE ORDER
Mike Hiserman ranks the 30 teams.
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. SAN FRANCISCO: Right-hander Jean Machi (0.31 ERA) has major league-best 23 1/3 -inning scoreless streak. (3)
| Jun 15, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Hector Santiago will start for the Angels on Sunday night with a chance to win back the rotation spot he lost in early May, when he was demoted to the bullpen and then to triple-A Salt Lake, and to swing a bat for only the third time in his career....
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:50 PM
White Sox captain Paul Konerko recognizes that every player's retirement decision is different, so he had just one nugget of advice for Adam Dunn on Monday.
"Just take your time," Konerko said.
Dunn's four-year, $56 million contract with the Sox is up...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:53 PM
CHICAGO – The Orioles can seal their ninth series win in their past 10 with a victory tonight against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Orioles now have their best single-season road winning percentage since 1997, going 37-26...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:17 AM
CHICAGO – The first half of the Orioles’ six-game, weeklong trip to Chicago was a success in more ways than one.
They beat up on the floundering Chicago White Sox, sweeping the three-game series at U.S. Cellular Field.
Fate shined down...
| Aug 12, 2014
Chicago baseball fans are reveling in the promise of a postseason, thanks to a scrappy South Side team (no, not that one) with its eyes on a World Series title.
The 11- and 12-year-old all-stars from Jackie Robinson West are headed to Williamsport, Pa.,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There are many reasons investors enter the movie business. "Enticed by Charlie Sheen" isn't usually one of them.
On a vacation to Los Angeles a few years ago, Joe Newcomb, a Texas entrepreneur who has made millions in the fertilizer business, accepted...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:41 PM
There are times when I find some of your observations and statements to be befuddling unless you are trying to protect players so they can be traded.
You recently said Jared Mitchell needs a little more seasoning. He's a great athlete, but if he gets...
| May 18, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Alberto Callaspo drove in five runs, highlighting a five-run seventh inning with a three-run home run, and Mark Trumbo had a solo homer, a run-scoring double and three runs scored Saturday in the Angels' wild 12-9 victory over the Chicago White Sox at...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:33 PM
The long-accepted theory around these parts is that Camden Yards morphs from a neutral park to a hitter's haven in late May to early June when the temperatures start heating up and the humidity thickens.
It was 86 degrees at first pitch Wednesday night,...