| 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...
| Apr 21, 2009
| 9:23 PM
It started with boos as the fans saw Orioles manager Dave Trembley point to his bullpen and realized Brad Bergesen's successful major league debut was now officially over.
But when Trembley took the ball from Bergesen and the 23-year-old pitcher...
| Apr 22, 2009
| 4:52 AM
It started with boos as the fans saw Orioles manager Dave Trembley point to his bullpen and realized Brad Bergesen's successful major league debut was over.
But when Trembley took the ball from Bergesen and the 23-year-old pitcher started accepting...
| Jun 19, 2009
What happened Thursday at Wrigley Field was one of the most dramatic games in Cubs- White Sox history, and certainly one of the most improbable given the recent ineptitude of the Cubs' offense.
And it came from two implausible heroes who changed...
| Jun 25, 2009
The hot topic at U.S. Cellular Field this week, so to speak, has been the disappearance of the White Sox's home advantage that usually comes with warm weather.
File it under "cold case."
Not closed, but certainly cooled off after the Sox pounded 13...
| Jun 29, 2009
It was a wild and wacky windup to the weekend, a nearly literal Cubs vs. White Sox, Round 3.
The KO went to the Sox by a final score of 6-0, although the majority of body blows came from Carlos Zambrano.
Not only did Zambrano lose his cool -- hitting...