| Apr 5, 2014
| 4:20 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. In the moments before this game was decided, before Salvador Perez stung a go-ahead double in a 4-3 Royals victory over the White Sox, Royals outfielder Alex Gordon bounced at second base and readied himself.
He knew what to expect,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:33 PM
All games on WSCR-AM 670.
Season series: Royals 10-9 in 2013.
Friday: 3:10 p.m., CSN.
RH Erik Johnson (3-2, 3.25 in 2013) vs. RH Jeremy Guthrie (15-12, 4.04).
Saturday: 1:10 p.m., WGN-Ch. 9.
LH John Danks (4-14, 4.75) vs. LH Bruce Chen (9-4, 3....
| Mar 30, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Opening day arrives with a hint of spring weather and a harbinger of summer woe.
Come to think of it, that could serve as the unofficial 2014 slogan for the Cubs or White Sox — or both. Chicago baseball: Watch anyway. You're...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The White Sox made several changes in the last year, and with them comes a new set of questions for the 2014 season.
How will Jose Abreu adjust to the major leagues?
The Cuban first baseman who signed a $68 million contract with the Sox in the fall...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 2:50 PM
1B Jose Abreu: Cuban garnered $68 million contract before playing first major league game.
2B Marcus Semien: Replacement for injured Gordon Beckham played 21 games with Sox in 2013.
3B Conor Gillaspie: Believes better stress management...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Score: Mariners 3, Cubs 0.
Spring record: 10-14.
At the plate: Junior Lake hit a double that was lost in the sun but struck out on a curve out of the strike zone in the sixth. He has 14 strikeouts in 31 at-bats.
On the mound: Left-handed reliever...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:46 PM
Score: Rockies 4, White Sox 1.
Spring record: 8-13-5.
At the plate: Marcus Semien, continuing his preparation as a possible fill-in for Gordon Beckham at second base to open the season, had a double and a walk and scored the lone Sox run.
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Score: Cubs 7, White Sox 0.
Spring record: 7-11-3.
At the plate: The Sox mustered just three hits, singles from Jose Abreu, Adam Dunn and Avisail Garcia.
On the mound: John Danks pitched five innings, allowing four earned runs on six hits while...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Score: Angels 14, White Sox 10
Spring record: 7-10-3.
At the plate: First baseman Jose Abreu hit his second home run of the spring, a two-run shot to left-center field in the third inning off Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs.
On the mound: Donnie...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Score: White Sox 9, Reds 5.
Spring record: 9-13-5.
At the plate: Adam Eaton was 4-for-5 with two runs, and Jose Abreu was 2-for-5 with a three-run homer, his third of the spring.
On the mound: Left-hander John Danks went 6 1/3 innings, allowing...
| Mar 27, 2014
GLENDALE, Ariz. — When thinking about the perks that will come with his impending job as the White Sox backup catcher, Adrian Nieto imagined telling his mom that he no longer will have to deal with the blinking light on his car's dashboard...