| 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...
| 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....
| Jun 27, 2012
| 7:14 AM
MINNEAPOLIS — Gavin Floyd finally solved the Minnesota Twins with nine strikeouts in seven shutout innings and Alex Rios homered to help the Chicago White Sox to a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
Floyd (6-7) didn’t walk a batter and increased...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 9:39 AM
White Sox manager Robin Ventura likes to keep a hot hand going but has Orlando Hudson starting at second base Saturday in place of Gordon Beckham against Toronto.
The Sox will be seeking their fifth straight victory, with Gavin Floyd on the mound...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:18 AM
With a day game following a night game, Chicago White Sox manager Robin Ventura gave some of his veterans the day off in the series finale against the Orioles Thursday.
Brent Lillibridge starts at third base, Eduardo Escobar at second base and Tyler...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:48 PM
1. Rangers (1): It looks like they have enough cushion to hold off the A's and clinch early enough to get their rotation lined up for a long October run. Geovany Soto could wind up playing in the World Series.
2. Nationals (2): Gio Gonzalez heads into...
| Sep 28, 2012
Is that all there is?
Jake Peavy, the guy who was going to play the role of Jose Contreras on the next great White Sox team, may have pitched his last game at U.S. Cellular Field in a home uniform.
It was a big game, maybe the biggest of the season,...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Barring some miraculous turn of events this weekend, these are our final chances to reflect on the improbable 2012 White Sox.
Much of the audience already has headed for the exits, so I'm going to roll closing credits now and avoid an empty theater next...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:13 AM
There is a rumor the White Sox are interested in trading for Milwaukee starter Zach Greinke. I believe the rumor was started by Gavin Floyd’s right forearm, the one with tendinitis that likely will land him on the disabled list and scream for the...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:43 AM
CHICAGO — Adam Dunn hit his majors-leading 29th homer, Gavin Floyd went six innings after coming off the disabled list and the Chicago White Sox ended a five-game losing streak with a 7-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:58 PM
CHICAGO – The Orioles made their way west Thursday evening riding the momentum of having won their first two road series of the season, heading to Anaheim for the last leg on their three-city, 10-game road trip.
Anyone who suggested the Orioles...