| Sep 29, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez, a 23-year-old Venezuelan in his third major league season, pitched the third no-hitter of the season in a thrilling 1-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday in Miami.
Alvarez was in the on-deck circle in...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 3:54 PM
In rebuilding the Orioles into a contender, manager Buck Showalter knew a greater priority needed to be placed on playing exceptional defense.
Now, after a year during which the club set new standards for defensive excellence, the Orioles are being...
| Jul 27, 2008
| 8:50 PM
Manager Ozzie Guillen had a good feeling before the White Sox left last week on a 10-game trip.
Whether his good vibes continue may depend on the Sox's four-game AL Central showdown at second-place Minnesota starting Monday night.
The Sox's momentum was...
| Jul 28, 2008
| 10:06 PM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen joked after Monday night's 7-0 blanking by Minnesota that his short-term thinking allows him to keep his hair black.
But after Nick Swisher and Paul Konerko extended their respective slumps, Guillen intimated he will...
| Aug 2, 2008
| 8:43 PM
It was brutal and baffling.
And it was more than the heat index of 111 that torched Kauffman Stadium.
In a game that possessed the touch of a spring training game at Tucson Electric Park, the White Sox regressed Saturday in their quest to re-establish...
| Mar 31, 2008
| 9:13 PM
The White Sox enjoyed the fight Monday, even if they still landed on the deck in a 10-8 loss to American League Central champion Cleveland in their 2008 opener.
Led by Jim Thome's two home runs, the Sox solved nemesis C.C. Sabathia in overcoming a five-...
| Jun 5, 2009
It will take more than Gordon Beckham to help cure a White Sox offense that has produced astonishingly feeble numbers at hitter-friendly U.S. Cellular Field.
In the wake of the hoopla over third baseman Beckham, who went 0-for-3 with a strikeout Thursday...
| Aug 7, 2008
| 9:39 PM
As the White Sox's staff discusses its options to make room for pitcher Jose Contreras on Saturday, another concern is percolating.
That's the reliability of a starting rotation that was the Sox's backbone for the first three months of the season....
| Aug 8, 2008
| 9:51 PM
After losing 90 games last season that included a four-game pasting from the defending champion Boston Red Sox, the White Sox were glad to show their first-place form on center stage Friday night.
Thanks to the four-hit pitching of Mark Buehrle and an...
| Aug 13, 2008
| 9:07 PM
With their earned-run average threatening to rise above 4.00, two veteran White Sox starters helped with some zeros.
Following Javier Vazquez's eight shutout innings Tuesday night, Mark Buehrle added seven of his own Wednesday night as the Sox crowned...
| Aug 14, 2008
| 11:18 PM
After pitching the White Sox into a one-game lead Thursday, Lance Broadway was called into the manager's office.
Instead of celebrating with his teammates on their charter flight to Oakland, the right-hander was given an airline ticket back to Triple-A...