| Mar 27, 2015
| 7:46 PM
MESA, Ariz. — Chris Sale's joy at facing hitters again Friday was evident from the smiles and laughs emanating from the mound during his 75-pitch simulated game at Camelback Ranch.
The White Sox left-hander afterward exchanged handshakes and...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:04 AM
MESA, Ariz. -- Jason Hammel regretted swinging at the first pitch when he faced James Shields while batting eighth in his last start.
Hammel lined out to third base, but he'll get another chance to show his hitting skills Friday when he faces the...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 4:22 PM
Jason Hammel pitched six solid innings and Cubs batters swatted four home runs to defeat the White Sox 6-3 Friday at Sloan Park.
At the plate
Jorge Soler, Chris Coghlan, Starlin Castro and Anthony Rizzo each homered off former Cub Jeff...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:58 PM
White Sox right-hander Brad Penny gave up six earned runs on eight hits Thursday in a 9-6 Sox loss to the Dodgers at Camelback Ranch. Penny, who made his third start of the spring trying to make the team as a non-roster invitee, walked...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 6:12 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — White Sox manager Robin Ventura revealed his not-so-well-kept secret Wednesday at Camelback Ranch.
Citing his competitive nature as a perfect fit for opening day, Ventura announced right-hander Jeff Samardzija as the starter...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:44 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Jeff Samardzija says he doesn't require much advance notice to be prepared for a starting assignment.
White Sox manager Robin Ventura is taking his time in formally anointing Samardzija the opening day starter.
"Some of my best...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 4:05 PM
The Brewers hit three home runs off White Sox right-hander Jeff Samardzija on Sunday in a 13-4 White Sox loss at Maryvale Baseball Park.
Samardzija gave up five earned runs on eight hits over 4 1/3 innings, but he brushed the results off, saying,...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 2:51 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Another Notre Dame star gets national recognition in one sport and then winds up with a professional career in another?
Talk about madness.
History could be repeating itself in South Bend, Ind., where Notre Dame's Pat...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 10:56 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. – White Sox right-hander Jeff Samardzija won’t be on the mound Friday when his new club meets his former Cubs in a sold-out Cactus League game at Camelback Ranch.
But he doesn’t anticipate feeling too out of sorts in...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 1:03 PM
Jason Hammel, a starting pitcher for the Chicago Cubs, has paid more than $2 million for a two-story house on the North Side.
Hammel, a Seattle-area native, pitched for the Cubs last year until he was traded with Jeff Samardzija to the Oakland Athletics...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 10:32 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. – Chicago White Sox center fielder Adam Eaton was scratched from the lineup for Tuesday’s game against the Seattle Mariners because of illness.
J.B. Shuck will take Eaton’s place in center field.