| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:05 PM
American League Central
Chicago White Sox (Glendale, Ariz. Spring training site)
There are high expectations for Cuban refugee Jose Abreu, who is slated to take over as the No. 1 first baseman, moving Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko into a battle for time at...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:11 PM
After hitting rock bottom in 2013, the White Sox had two choices.
Get busy winning, or get busy dying.
Paraphrasing a line from "The Shawshank Redemption" isn't exactly a T-shirt ready slogan, but it fits perfectly with the mission of general...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:24 AM
Adam Dunn says the White Sox’s acquisition of Cuban slugger Jose Abreu and re-signing of Paul Konerko doesn’t change anything about his primary goal, which is making the playoffs.
“Whatever to win, I don’t care,’’...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 11:10 AM
There's no arguing that the Blackhawks are the shining beacon of Chicago sports right now. Really, it's not even close. They have two Stanley Cups in four seasons and everything a franchise needs to be successful:
Players: Duh. Toews. Kane. Sharp....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Paul Konerko has become a White Sox icon, but baseball wasn't even his first sport.
That would be hockey, which he still follows closely. While he's busy mulling retirement, RedEye caught up with the South Side slugger to talk hockey as the NHL season...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:33 AM
I love weeks like these in Chicago. I call them the "at least you know where you stand" weeks.
A nice test for the Bulls on Tuesday night in Miami and a friendly reminder—in case it wasn't already a loud voice screaming from your gut—"We...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:54 AM
Paul Konerko will return to the White Sox. I can't believe all the muckamucks in Sox offices were happy with that decision.
Those doubters would have the same question I do:
How does signing a player who turns 38 in spring training help next season&...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Unwinding in Arizona after a 99-loss season hardly provided White Sox slugger Paul Konerko the tranquil southwest setting many imagined as the backdrop for deciding whether to return to the South Side.
"When you have three kids who are 8, 5 and 2, you...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Signs of life.
That's what you are searching for when you come to Chicago ballparks in 2013, and some days you just go home shaking your head.
The players do that too, by the way. They're carrying the weight of this awful season, one in which the...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Jeremy Guthrie pitched seven strong innings, and David Lough hit a two-run homer to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.
One day after being eliminated from the postseason, the Royals earned their...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:58 PM
It was a night of individual achievements for the Kansas City Royals and another step closer to a dubious distinction for the Chicago White Sox on Friday.
Royals pitcher James Shields struck out 10 and scattered four hits over seven innings for his 100th...