| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:51 PM
The most anonymous job in baseball once belonged to middle relievers, the offensive linemen of the national pastime.
They usually found themselves in the media spotlight only after blowing saves, and only a select few were ever considered for the All-...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Rick Hahn warned you.
The White Sox general manager stated in spring training there were likely to be rough patches in 2014 as the club continued to shape a team for the future. There were many bumps on the road to a 73-89 record, though maybe not the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:57 PM
DETROIT — The White Sox often have preached that experience for young relievers like Jake Petricka is the positive of the bullpen's collectively tough 2014.
Pitching in a tie game Tuesday night against the top of the Tigers order and an...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The Tigers scored six unanswered runs after the fifth inning Wednesday to cruise to a 6-1 victory over the White Sox at Comerica Park.
The spurt started when Sox left-hander Chris Sale hit Victor Martinez with a pitch in the sixth inning...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Matt Lindstrom walked easily around the White Sox clubhouse Monday afternoon without a protective boot on his left ankle, which was surgically repaired in May.
As the Sox continue to try different options for the late innings in their uncertain bullpen,...
| 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...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:19 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Matt Lindstrom feels more like he is wrapping up spring training rather than the final two weeks of the White Sox season.
What started as a season in which Lindstrom realized his goal to be the Sox closer is ending with a what-...
| 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...