| Jul 5, 2014
| 6:43 PM
Finding a reliable closer must be at the top of the White Sox shopping list.
Another blown save Saturday spoiled a masterful performance by starter Jose Quintana and left the Sox on the short end of a 3-2, 14-inning decision against the Mariners....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 3:37 PM
TORONTO — White Sox manager Robin Ventura confirmed the obvious Saturday in examining the club’s closer situation.
“We don’t really have one,” Ventura said. “We’re going to use whoever we need to use depending...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Robin Ventura is looking forward to the upcoming Hall of Fame ceremony that will include the induction of Frank Thomas, his former White Sox teammate.
"You are appreciative," Ventura said. "You see his career and the numbers that go with it. But the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:08 PM
DETROIT — For a hitter boasting a .321 batting average through the first four months of the season, White Sox third baseman Conor Gillaspie has stayed relatively under the radar.
He figures that's understandable given the seasons of some of his...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:36 PM
CLEVELAND — White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez doesn't miss many games, so it was a take-notice moment when manager Robin Ventura pulled him from Saturday's 6-2 victory over the Indians in the fourth inning because of injury.
Ramirez has played in...
| Jul 18, 2014
When assessing the White Sox about halfway through their season last week, general manager Rick Hahn said "a lot of fits and starts" have characterized the club.
The Sox pick up play after the All-Star break Friday with a 45-51 record, the result of...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Left-hander Carlos Rodon, the White Sox’s first-round draft pick from North Carolina State, is scheduled to begin his pro career next week in the Arizona Rookie League.
“He’s a kid we targeted for essentially a year now, once it became...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:04 PM
What's with Ronald Belisario? He pitches three extra innings (with one run) after the Sox blow a lead in the ninth, and (then) he pitches two scoreless set-up innings in Boston. But as a ninth inning closer, he can't find the plate or get anybody out....
| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Don't you think Robin Ventura over-managed a bit (against the Red Sox on Wednesday)? Chris Sale has owned Dustin Pedroia. Should have let him finish the inning. Somebody needs to write that. – Jeff S.
Honestly, I wasn’t surprised that...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:38 PM
CLEVELAND — The White Sox shelled out a franchise-record $6.582 million bonus Friday to sign No. 3 overall draft pick Carlos Rodon, their prize for the 99-loss season of 2013.
In return for that load of cash — on a yet-to-be-determined...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Do the Sox expect Matt Lindstrom back this season; if so, when? What is the latest on his rehab? – Sam A.
Matt Lindstrom said this week that he thinks there is “no question” that he will be able to get back on the mound for the Sox...