| 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...
| 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...
| 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-...
| 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...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:37 PM
What has happened to Matt Davidson down in Triple-A? He is near the bottom in batting. – Howard, Columbus.
Matt Davidson hitting below the Mendoza Line in Triple-A; two "closers" on disabled list; Conor Gillaspie hitting over .300. Would Hahn...
| 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...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Don Cooper imagines that if he had experienced a season earlier in his career like 2014 — with the pitching staff riding peaks and valleys and a bout with vertigo to boot — he would be "going crazy."
More than 12 years into his tenure as...