| Sep 14, 2008
| 10:15 PM
Chicago's monsoon season ended and the baseball season resumed Sunday at U.S. Cellular Field, with oars being replaced for bats.
It was a successful, if somewhat bumpy, landfall for the White Sox, who swept a doubleheader from the Tigers 4-2 and 11-7...
| Sep 17, 2008
NEW YORK—Coping with subpar production and three nagging injuries, Paul Konerko realized long ago his 2008 season was lost from a statistical standpoint.
But he pointed out two months ago that it could be salvaged with clutch hits, such as the...
| Sep 17, 2008
| 7:27 PM
The volatile state of the first-place White Sox had manager Ozzie Guillen placing more faith Wednesday night in rookie left-hander Clayton Richard than in his inconsistent offense or struggling bullpen.
Unfortunately for the Sox, Richard's sterling...
| Sep 20, 2008
| 10:18 PM
Just another game off the schedule.
That's all the White Sox achieved Saturday night in their quest to win the American League Central, as a listless performance cost them a chance to move closer to the division title in a 5-2 loss to Kansas City.
| Sep 22, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The magic number is five.
The dream number is three.
An American League Central title came into clearer focus Sunday for the White Sox after they earned a crisp 3-0 victory over the Royals.
The Sox maintained their 21/2-game...
| Sep 23, 2008
| 11:18 PM
Aside from Ken Griffey Jr. moving ahead of Sammy Sosa for fifth place on the all-time home run list, the White Sox's 9-3 blowout loss Tuesday night at Minnesota provided some chilling thoughts.
"That's not a loss, that was a [rear]-kicking," manager...
| Sep 26, 2008
| 9:53 PM
The White Sox returned home Friday night, and so did their offense as they tried to seize an opportunity to move into first place in the American League Central.
But the ineffectiveness of the White Sox's pitching staff resembled the September chill of a...
| Sep 30, 2008
| 11:32 PM
There's nothing like defending your home turf on a playoff-type stage.
Just ask John Danks, Jim Thome and A.J. Pierzynski, who each stood tall and strong in vaulting the White Sox to the American League Central title Tuesday night in a pulsating 1-0...
| Oct 2, 2008
| 6:15 PM
The power-heavy White Sox were pounded Thursday by an exceptional rookie.
Veteran Javier Vazquez failed to erase questions about his malaise on big stages.
And for all their experience, the Sox failed to rattle the mind-set of a young and confident...
| Oct 3, 2008
| 9:19 PM
The loneliest place for the White Sox in a hostile environment Friday night was on the base paths.
Left stranded were 12 runners, and without the aid of an extra-base hit or any type of clutch hit, the Sox put themselves on the verge of elimination...
| Oct 5, 2008
| 9:09 PM
Juan Uribe knocked on a couple of clubhouse door entrances Sunday and ran.
That was just a sampling of how comfortable the White Sox play in their own environment despite facing long odds and sitting through a 35-minute rain delay.
"Maybe that's just...