| Dec 11, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Merry Christmas, Chicago.
For those who like to open gifts early, there they are. Lots of them.
The big one with the bow, open that one! It's John Lester! He almost went to Boston but Santa said, "Hey! Time for something different!"
| Dec 13, 2014
| 2:21 PM
If the major question surrounding the White Sox this offseason was whether they planned to be competitive in 2015, they answered it in a matter of hours Monday night when they traded for starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija and signed closer David Robertson....
| Dec 16, 2014
| 6:19 PM
The question on everyone's minds while watching the White Sox spend so freely this offseason is this: Why is Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf suddenly busting the budget?
Ken Williams' memorable line on Sox spending — "you can't spend a dollar if you only...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:33 PM
SAN DIEGO — White Sox executive vice president Ken Williams began the winter meetings Sunday addressing rumors of his own possible movement.
On the day executives began to arrive in San Diego for baseball's annual four-day gathering, reports...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:38 PM
SAN DIEGO — Ex-Cubs Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel left Chicago on the same July afternoon in a trade to the A's, and the two starters now may be returning to town at the same time.
Hours after Hammel agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal to...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Obviously, December hasn't started out well for the Orioles and their fans.
The month began with the news that Most Valuable Oriole Nelson Cruz had signed a four-year deal with the Seattle Mariners and, before last week was over, Nick Markakis had...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:32 PM
SAN DIEGO — The White Sox made a statement at the winter meetings with the acquisition of Jeff Samardzija and the deal with free agent closer David Robertson, showing they're ready again to play meaningful games in September.
This apparently is...
| 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 17, 2014
| 6:53 PM
It's strange to think of the Royals as a role model for the White Sox after all those years of mediocrity in Kansas City.
But that's exactly where things stand as offseason maneuvering begins.
"They played us well all year," Sox general manager Rick...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:05 PM
The White Sox made their first big move of the offseason in signing left-handed reliever Zach Duke on Tuesday afternoon, and Sox executive vice president Ken Williams called it “a good first step” in adding to a team he hopes can be...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 3:56 PM
The White Sox did not announce the signing of first baseman Adam LaRoche officially Saturday, but here's a guess at what the general gist will be when they do.
Headline: Sox excited to welcome veteran lefty bat.
Subheadline: But team says there's...