| Aug 29, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Orioles left-hander Joe Saunders acknowledged he carried some extra adrenaline into his first start with his new team Wednesday night.
Saunders grew up in Northern Virginia cheering for the Orioles, and said he spent a handful of times every season at...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 3:21 PM
In a surprise ceremony before batting practice Friday, the White Sox presented shortstop Alexei Ramirez a duplicate of his lost gold medal from the 2004 Olympics.
Another Cuban, former Sox Jose Contreras, presented Ramirez with the medal after the Sox...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Four words about Kevin Youkilis: I had no idea.
I knew that Youkilis used to be good. Used to be. But when he was traded from the Red Sox to the White Sox on June 24, he had fewer homers and RBIs that month than Orlando Hudson, the man he was supposed to...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:22 PM
Never underestimate Mike Ilitch's appetite for a championship.
While the Tigers loved what they got from Anibal Sanchez a year ago, they didn't have $80 million budgeted to keep him off the free-agent market. But that's what Dave Dombrowski persuaded...
| Jul 2, 2011
I always find it interesting when writers post their thoughts while a certain game is in progress, so I figured this game would be a great opportunity to do that. While this post hasn't been live published inning by inning, my thoughts per each inning...
| Aug 24, 2011
Reliever Scott Downs, sidelined since Saturday because of tightness in his left hamstring, did agility drills and wind sprints, played long toss and threw a 15-pitch bullpen session Wednesday afternoon. The left-hander with a 6-2 record and 1.31 earned-...
| May 22, 2009
It was better that the White Sox laugh than cry Thursday after equaling their worst loss in franchise history.
Less than two hours before the Sox lost out on San Diego's two-time All-Star pitcher Jake Peavy, many shortcomings were exposed in a 20-1...
| Jun 18, 2009
In the top of the seventh inning Wednesday, it was hard to tell whether there were more White Sox fans in Wrigley Field or whether silent bats had put Cubs fans to sleep.
So when the White Sox's Chris Getz came charging from third base and Scott...
| Jul 24, 2009
Mark Buehrle raised his arms, grabbed his head and braced himself Thursday for a human pileup along the first-base line.
Buehrle flawlessly pitched the White Sox into a share of first place in the American League Central in impeccable style with the 18th...
| Jul 24, 2009
Some rules, like records, are made to be broken. Thank goodness that Jerry Reinsdorf didn't let one of his unwritten ones get in the way of his baseball franchise a few years back.
Reinsdorf is a strong believer in limiting ownership's risk by not...
| Apr 20, 2009
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With 150 games left in the regular season, the White Sox have put a few notches on their belt at the expense of the defending American League champions.
The Sox earned their largest margin of victory over the Tampa Bay Rays...