| Jun 17, 2011
Rodriguez in bad spot
Down goes Bob Geren! Who will follow him out the door?
It's possible that there will be no other midseason firings, as an overall period of stability should follow the rash of changes in 2010. But...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Some early BP before this week’s oil spill of a City Series:
Who goes crazier tonight, Cubs runners on Gavin Floyd or the flash mob in Carlos Zambrano’s head? Web poll!
Or maybe the question should be: Who do the Cubs run on more, Gavin...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:18 AM
Back when the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox first started meeting in interleague play, South Side crowds were in the 45,000 range. But for the first game of the 2011 City Series, only 36,005 showed up Monday.
The smaller crowd likely was a result of...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:44 AM
Ozzie Guillen says a lot of things, or at least is quoted as saying a lot of things.
Most of them are true. Some of them reveal surprising insecurity. He apparently needs to be needed more often and to a greater degree than you’d think a cocky,...
| Jun 22, 2011
New senior circuit
Jack McKeon didn't get a four-year contract when the Marlins hired him to be their interim manager, so why not do what they're doing?
McKeon is clearly a bridge guy to Ozzie Guillen, Bobby Valentine or...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jake Peavy can dominate opposing hitters as well as he can dominate the disabled list.
For 90 pitches or so, anyway.
Peavy said his start against the Cubs on Wednesday night was a struggle, and not just with catcher A.J. Pierzynski, whatever that was....
| Jun 25, 2011
| 8:30 AM
In the end, Sunday's scheduled starter Philip Humber was warming up, ready to pitch the 15th inning if needed.
Yes, it was that kind of night for the Chicago White Sox.
Humber wasn’t needed because four unearned runs, caused by a throwing error by...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:57 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Total White Sox: The Definitive Encyclopedia of the Chicago White Sox
The third edition of Richard Lindberg's best-selling Total White Sox - the definitive, most comprehensive history of the beloved...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 10:04 AM
Adam Dunn replaces Carlos Quentin in right field and will bat third for the White Sox on Saturday in their second game of the weekend City Series against the Cubs atWrigley Field.
Quentin is hitting .157 in his last 15 games.
White Sox manager Ozzie...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Fireworks on the 4th of July.
They’re as American as baseball & apple pie.
And one of my favorite things about watching baseball, is the ever-present possibility of explosives.
Not the ones that fill the night sky after a win. The kind that...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 10:41 AM
The White Sox's offensive woes this season have been well-documented, from the early struggles of Juan Pierre to the ongoing ones for Adam Dunn, Alex Rios and Gordon Beckham.
The Sox were ninth in American League hitting Wednesday and manager Ozzie...