| Sep 18, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Talking baseball while marveling at how quickly the Blackhawks got back on the ice:
1. Welcome back, Alexei Ramirez.
The White Sox shortstop made a diving grab to nail down Addison Reed’s 38th save last night, one night after he finished a...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:22 PM
CHICAGO — Jason Hammel isn't going to apologize for pitching aggressively. That's what's made him a pitcher the Orioles have learned to count on to give them a chance to win every time out.
Make no mistake, the fact that Hammel — who allowed...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:21 AM
Taking a quick break from the Stanley Cup Final to vent about the Cubs and White Sox:
The Sox are a joke, but rookie General Manager Rick Hahn is doing nothing to stop the losing.
In fact, he’s doing nothing, period.
I think he got the idea...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:47 AM
Talking baseball while congratulating UCLA for its first College World Series title.
1. It’s been more than a month since Chris Sale’s last win, yet he remains a hugely class act. His quotes after Gordon Beckham’s ninth-inning error...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Alejandro De Aza drove in Jordan Danks with a sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, sending the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday.
Jesse Crain (2-1) got through a shaky eighth inning for the White Sox, putting a...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:13 PM
Having emerged from his senior season of high school with a reputation as a Nolan Ryan/Tom Seaver hybrid, Todd Van Poppel was a can't-miss kid in the spring of 1990. The Braves had the first draft pick and were set to stake their future on him.
| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:09 PM
The White Sox were extremely pleased with the development of their pitching staff in 2012, particularly the rookie relievers who experienced the pressure of a division race.
In fact, general manager Ken Williams resisted any temptation to trade any of...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:07 PM
If Kevin Youkilis leaves via free agency, what are the chances the Sox try Dan Johnson at third? He is patient and does have some pop. -- Kent Kimpel, Plymouth, Ind.
I think the chances are slim. I think they should bring him back, but I'm not sure how...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:11 PM
White Sox Day on WGN This Thursday
WGN Morning News
6:15 Brooks Boyer interview
6:55 Southpaw, Pride Crew, Gene Honda, and organist Lori Moreland (piano) kick off Sox Day
7:15 Bill Melton interview about the 1972 team, this season&...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 11:16 PM
Lorenzo Cain hit two home runs, including a tie-breaking, two-run shot in the ninth inning, as the Kansas City Royals beats the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Friday night.
Salvador Perez also hit a two-run homer for the Royals, who won their sixth straight...
| May 31, 2012
| 6:45 PM
It says everything about the low-key, first-place White Sox that the loudest noise resonating with anybody anywhere nationally during May's month of winning came from their play-by-play broadcaster.
Say "White Sox homer" and baseball fans beyond...