| May 19, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Cubs manager Dale Sveum helped out the White Sox, and John Danks did the rest on Saturday night.
The White Sox’s left-handed starter has had more trouble with left-handed hitters than righties this season. His confidence in throwing his changeup to...
| May 20, 2012
| 2:54 PM
During spring training, Jake Peavy said he wouldn’t try to become a pitcher who relies on guile after surgery robbed him of the power he used to have. Peavy lied, and good for him. He has become as smart as he is good. When he lost the plate in...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:11 PM
White Sox interim manager Joey Cora will be without center fielder Alex Rios for the opening of a four-game series against the Orioles Friday at U. S. Cellular Field.
Cora, managing in place of suspended Ozzie Guillen, will have Brent Lillibridge in...
| May 4, 2011
| 7:38 AM
The Chicago White Sox are sticking with most of the same lineup for Wednesday's game that was no-hit the night before by the Twins' Francisco Liriano.
A. J. Pierzynski is back behind the plate for the 1:10 p.m. matinee, with Mark Teahen at third base and...
| May 31, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Stop John Danks before he starts again.
Sounds like a line from a movie trailer. Call it “John of the Dead’’ because the horror that was Danks’ outing in Toronto --- nine runs in four innings --- was not a one-off, and I’m...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 11:12 AM
ESPN’s Erin Andrews, Bobby Knight, Kirk Herbstreit, Digger Phelps and UCONN men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun were spotted at Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse in River North on Saturday.
NASCAR driverDanica Patrick hit Rockit Bar &...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Following his Crown Royal party at Tesla Motors on Wednesday, Outkast rapper Big Boi hung out at Jbar at The James Hotel. The Bulls' Taj Gibson also stopped by the Crown Royal party and Jbar that night.
NFL Hall of Famer Marshall Faulk and Bears...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Juan Pierre, who had played in all but one of the first 66 White Sox games, and catcher A. J. Pierzynski were not in the White Sox lineup Saturday against A's lefty Gio Gonzalez, the former Sox farmhand.
Brent Lillibridge started in left and Ramon Castro...
| 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
| 12:15 PM
Ken Williams said trading closer Sergio Santos for a minor-leaguer is the start of rebuilding the White Sox.
No, Kenny, sorry, but trading a closer is not the start of rebuilding unless the closer is Mariano Rivera.
Trading Paul Konerko is...