| Dec 9, 2014
| 7:34 PM
No better way for the White Sox to mark the 10-year anniversary of winning the World Series than celebrating another one in 2015.
Admittedly, that sounds outrageous to suggest for a team 16 games below .500 last year, but it accurately depicts the...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:50 PM
For six months they shared the wide eyes and wild cheers of witnesses from a grateful region that fell in love with its baseball supermen.
Standing atop the mound at Dodger Stadium, Clayton Kershaw would throw faster than a speeding bullet. Racing...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:56 PM
When the White Sox traded Adam Dunn to the A's last August, nobody worried about missing Dunn's strikeouts or his Mendoza Line batting average.
Nobody wondered how the Sox would survive without Dunn, despite his knack for occasionally hitting the ball...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Believe it or not, the White Sox appear to have a plan in place to achieve postseason glory.
They can't go about it the way the Cubs have, however. Last season, it seemed like the North Siders trotted out a ballyhooed prospect every other week. The...
| Jan 4, 2015
Step right up folks, sit right down in your favorite reading nook — hmm, you need to replace that toilet paper roll — and dive into the 2015 edition of the Old Columnist's Almanac!
Once again, the Old Columnist's Almanac tells you...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:07 PM
There are all sorts of statistics out there to help you discern who's going to have the advantage in the upcoming American League Championship Series between the Orioles and the Kansas City Royals, but you know — in your hearts — that none...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Here's to you, Rikk Wilde, you big, sweaty, hyperventilating sales genius. The World Series error you were pegged with after Game 7 on Wednesday night had been changed to a hit by Thursday morning.
#ChevyGuy, you get the win. Credit the save to...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The pressure is off, America. The Fall-Over Classic is finished.
No more baseball games, better known as Four Hours With Strangers. No more fourth-place teams battling fifth-place teams for a first-place trophy. No more rules chaos, home-field confusion...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Let's talk about Philadelphia sports fans. Are they really the worst people in the country?
Seems like a fair question when you look at the body of evidence. Some examples:
•A man in a Santa suit was booed at an Eagles game in 1968, which started...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The general manager meetings are underway in Phoenix this week meaning that there will be a plethora of rumors fueling MLB's Hot Stove season.
Just one full day into the meetings and Ryan Howard has found his name among those circulating in the rumors....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:19 PM
The last few offseasons the Phillies have wavered back and forth on whether they should rebuild or retool.
Every year the answer was retool — until this year that is.
Now that Philadelphia's front office has finally come to the realization...