| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:16 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Rays ace David Price spent part of his All-Star day trying to convince people he wasn't lobbying to be traded to the Cubs, even though there was no chance of that happening anyway.
It all stemmed from Price's comment Monday on how...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:41 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Former White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen, working the game as an analyst for ESPN Deportes, said he spoke with Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf recently for the first time since leaving the organization in 2011 to manage the Marlins....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Frank Thomas was a slugger, not a fighter.
But Thomas did have one brief moment of rage, in the summer of 1996 in the visitors' dugout of old Yankee Stadium, where he shoved White Sox teammate Robin Ventura in the chest after Ventura tried to stop him...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:24 PM
The White Sox's magic number in the second half is 21.
That's how many home runs Jose Abreu needs to break Albert Belle's 1998 franchise record and snap Mark McGwire's 1987 all-time rookie mark, both 49, back when "Big Mac" still could fit into a pair...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 5:41 PM
By trading any player with value, isn't Epstein lengthening the timeline to "sustained success"?
Does Epstein lack understanding of pitchers? Pitchers frequently peak later than position players. Although Jeff Samardzija is older than 25, his best...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:25 PM
MIAMI -- The tale of Yasiel Puig's death-defying escape from Cuba has proved so captivating, Hollywood has already bought the movie rights.
But there's at least one part his story that hasn't been fully told. Before he defected and signed with the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:28 PM
I was disappointed the White Sox jettisoned Addison Reed -- he had 40 saves on a 63-win team! Got to be some kind of record -- but I've always compared him to Nate Jones as similar in skill and mindset. Why do you think he was not made the closer when...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is a tale of two interviews. Well, two halves of the same interview.
The first, sunnier half is the best reason to talk to John Turturro (whose “Fading Gigolo,” which he wrote, directed and stars in, opens Friday): He’s been part...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Harry Caray's Restaurant Group once again teamed up with sports stars from the past and present (and a former “Desperate Housewives” actor) for the newest addition to the Harry Caray family.
The Blackhawks' Patrick Kane, former Blackhawk...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:01 AM
Bacon-on-a-Stick. Ballgame. White Sox win.
Until I see Jose Abreu, the team’s best offseason acquisition was unveiled on its list of new food offerings at U.S. Cellular Field: a piece of thick-cut, premium Danish bacon seasoned with black pepper....