| Jul 25, 2012
| 1:39 PM
| Feb 9, 2011
| 9:09 AM
What is it about baseball that requires/supports such a large minor-league system, compared to the NFL or NBA? Is baseball really that much more difficult to master that it takes years in the minors to improve enough to advance the major-league level? I...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Talking baseball while saying goodbye to Elizabeth Taylor:
1. There's nothing harder for baseball managers and executives at this time of the year than considering tomorrow as well as today. These guys are held to such a high level of accountability...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 3:41 PM
Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said it would be a full five days -- at least -- before Adam Dunn is back in the lineup following an emergency appendectomy.
"I don't expect him to be back in five days, to be honest with you. Too much to push,"...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 4:09 PM
Manny Ramirez, who retired from the Tampa Bay Rays Friday amid drug testing allegations, finished last season with the White Sox, where he hit .261 with no homers and only one RBI in 24 games.
Manager Ozzie Guillen had this reaction to the retirement...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 7:44 AM
Blame everybody. Just spread it around like fertilizer after the White Sox choked another home win Monday night.
Blame the manager. Ozzie Guillen removed Mark Buehrle from his best start of the season: eight innings of two-hit ball on 99 pitches in a 1-0...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 9:43 AM
Chris Sale? Next.
Jesse Crain? Not so fast.
Matt Thornton? Kill me now.
“I don’t have any closer,’’ White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said after his latest three stoogies nyuk-nyuk-nyukked a three-run lead over Oakland into an...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 2:48 PM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said Friday that he was "tired of the soap opera" surrounding the daily travails of his bullpen and that "whoever is there in the ninth inning" will be the closer.
Guillen also tried to build the confidence of his...
| Apr 29, 2011
| 1:11 PM
White Sox interim manager Joey Cora will be without center fielder Alex Rios for the opening of a four-game series against the Orioles Friday at U. S. Cellular Field.
Cora, managing in place of suspended Ozzie Guillen, will have Brent Lillibridge in...
| May 2, 2011
| 8:34 AM
It doesn’t do any good to fire Ozzie Guillen. It doesn’t do any good because he’s not to blame. The White Sox players are.
Blame them. Trade them. This Sox season is o-vuh.
Sox management shoved “All In,’’...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:28 AM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said before Wednesday's game against the Twins that he second-guesses himself long before his critics do.
"I do it the same way. What’s wrong with this team?" he said less than 24 hours after his team was no-hit by...