| Oct 15, 2012
| 8:16 PM
One previously annoying question the White Sox won’t have to answer this winter is “Who will be your leadoff batter?”
In addition to playing a deep but serviceable center field, Alejandro De Aza silenced most of the gripes about the...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Cubs starting pitcher Travis Wood wants home plate umpire C.B. Bucknor to know there’s an inside corner.
But the shoelaces were a strike?
Showing great savvy in adjusting to Bucknor’s sometimes incomprehensible strike zone...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:24 PM
CHICAGO – Nolan Reimold admitted his uneasyness in stepping into the leadoff spot in the Orioles batting order – unsure how he’d be able to adapt in an unfamiliar role -- but over the past few games, he certainly seems more than...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Needless to say, Orioles leftfielder Nolan Reimold is in the zone.
The hitting home runs every night in the most critical spots. He’s making all sorts of dramatic catches in the field – running, diving, even lunging into the first row of...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:25 PM
CHICAGO — Orioles left fielder and leadoff hitter Nolan Reimold attributes his recent offensive tear to making one small step forward.
Reimold, who entered Wednesday's game against the White Sox with home runs in each of his last four...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:58 PM
Orioles right-hander Tommy Hunter grasped for answers after his team’s 8-1 loss to the White Sox on Wednesday night at U.S. Cellular Field.
The Orioles’ run of success on the road – filled with late-inning dramatics, plenty of home...
| May 13, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Adam Dunn, who is playing first base, is the only left-handed hitter in the White Sox lineup Sunday against Kansas City southpaw Danny Duffy.
Brent Lillibridge starts in center field and leads off in place of Alejandro De Aza, Tyler Flowers catches in...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Paul Konerko, who is hitless in 10 at-bats in this weekend series, is not in the Chicago White Sox lineup Sunday for the finale against the Seattle Mariners.
Adam Dunn is at first base, with Dayan Viciedo as the DH. Leadoff hitter Alejandro De Aza also...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Brent Lillibridge will be in center field and batting leadoff against Brewers left-hander Randy Wolf on Saturday. While Lillibridge replaces lefty-swinging Alejandro De Aza, the rest of the White Sox remains the same.
Dylan Axelrod starts for the White...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:06 PM
The White Sox will go with their new regular lineup -- meaning Kevin Youkilis is batting second -- for the start of a weekend series against the Blue Jays' lefty Aaron Laffey.
That means left-handed bats Alejandro De Aza, Adam Dunn and A. J. Pierzynski...