| Jan 16, 2011
| 3:36 PM
What's your take on Dayan Viciedo's future with the organization in light of the Adam Dunn/Paul Konerko signings? No real opportunity for Dayan to get significant playing time at 1B or designated hitter now or in the foreseeable future. He doesn't...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:20 PM
Eduardo Escobar starts at third base as the White Sox open a weekend series agianst the Royals atU.S. Cellular Field Friday.
Brent Morel is not only mired in a hitting clump but has been slowed by a sore back. Gavin Floyd pitches for the Sox against...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The good thing about a sleepy, half-empty domed stadium like Tropicana Field is that everybody got to hear Hawk Harrelson go off on Mark Wegner.
If you missed it, I assume you’re reading this in the hereafter. Whatever, here’s an extended...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:32 AM
White Sox manager Robin Ventura has an easy task while filling out his lineup card, because the entire lineup, top to bottom, is clicking.
So Ventura will use the same nine Saturday behind Gavin Floyd as the Sox face the Mariners in a 3:10 p.m. game...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Welcome to the most important days of the Cubs’ season.
Welcome to the most unsatisfying days of the Cubs’ season.
The amateur draft begins Monday and continues into Tuesday and Wednesday until, I believe, every graduating high...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Don’t look now, but first place could become second place for the White Sox by Thursday night.
They have lost the first two games of their home series to the vexing, dastardly Blue Jays, who seem to beat the Sox as regularly as the Indians seem...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 1:01 PM
Paul Konerko will be back at first base for the first time since having particles flushed from a socket in his left wrist, as the White Sox host the Astros Friday.
Konerko missed three games because of the wrist and was a DH Thursday night. The rest of...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 8:25 PM
The Cubs will leave town and then figure to call up Anthony Rizzo, and that’s the right order.
The headache-inducing rules regarding free agency forced the Cubs to wait until a certain number of days had expired during the season. Don’t ask....
| Dec 6, 2011
If Dan Duquette accomplishes his goal this week during baseball's annual winter meetings, he will leave here with an improved pitching staff that is fortified by trades.
He wants to bolster the bullpen and rotation, yet still hold on to three of his most...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 4:30 AM
It’s tricky making predictions about what’s going to happen at the winter meetings.
It’s tricky because teams are continually meeting with teams and agents and you really don’t know what’s going on behind closed doors. Even...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 9:14 AM
DALLAS - The Orioles are beating the bushes trying to make a deal for a veteran starting pitcher, but it’s got be be like trying to eat soup with a fork.
Sure, it would be nice to talk the White Sox out of Severna Park’s Gavin Floyd, but...