| Sep 27, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Kike Hernandez doesn't consider himself much of a long ball threat, so any time he deposits a pitch over the wall is special. In the ninth inning Friday night, he squared up a Craig Stammen pitch that left the yard.
Making it all the more notable: it was...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:19 PM
PHOENIX — A few White Sox officials joked Tuesday morning about pitching coach Don Cooper's rare appearance at Camelback Ranch this week to watch players in the Instructional League and Arizona Fall League.
But it was all business as the Sox...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:23 PM
The Chicago White Sox claimed outfielder J.B. Shuck off waivers from the Cleveland Indians on Monday.
Shuck, a 27-year-old left-handed hitter, spent most of the 2014 season with the Triple-A team for the Los Angeles Angels, hitting .320 with 18 doubles,...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn was focused on pitching, and landed two of the top arms on the market late Monday night, acquiring right-hander Jeff Samardzija from the Oakland Athletics and signing Yankees free agent closer David Robertson....
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Now, for the first time, I'm seeing why free agents may be hesitant to come to this city.
I think it's the fear of injury. In the past week alone, we've seen Marquess Wilson go down with a clavicle injury (Do I have a clavicle? Do you?). We've seen Adam...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:12 PM
DETROIT -- White Sox reliever Nate Jones had Tommy John surgery Tuesday to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow.
The injury came as Jones was rehabilitating from a back injury that has kept him out since the first week of the...