| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Even though I'm a lifelong Cubs fan, I still applaud the Chicago Tribune sports section for its outstanding articles about White Sox captain Paul Konerko's retirement.
Too often, sports figures make headlines for their exploits off the playing field....
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:26 PM
It's Packers week, and I'm marking it down as a "win."
A bold move, but we're there. It's not that the Bears are great, it's that the Packers are not.
The Bears, if they were a car, I would have them solidly in "Buick" territory. They're more than a...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Paul Konerko had many great memories in a White Sox uniform, and another famous one wearing street clothes during the victory parade in 2005.
As the Sox great's career is winding down to a Sept. 28 finale, here's a compilation of Konerko's Top 10...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:07 PM
The defining moment of Paul Konerko's career — at least in the eyes of many of his former teammates — was a dramatic grand slam in the 2005 World Series that helped propel the White Sox to victory in Game 2 and subsequently their first...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Robin Ventura doesn't need any history lessons.
Ventura was playing on the South Side 17 years ago, rushing back from what was originally thought to be a season-ending spring training injury — a broken leg and torn tendons in his ankle —...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Outfielder Avisail Garcia, who had left shoulder surgery in April and was pronounced out for the season, continues to rehabilitate with hopes of beating the initial prognosis.
"I've been swinging with just one hand and I feel great. I just feel a little...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:30 PM
White Sox pitcher Chris Bassitt said he didn't take away many positives from his first major league start Aug. 30, which he described as "pretty overwhelming."
He was much more at ease Wednesday night against the Athletics, matching up with former...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 9:20 PM
The verdict is still out on Dayan Viciedo's future with the White Sox.
At least that's what Sox general manager Rick Hahn said this week when addressing where the 25-year-old outfielder/designated hitter/first baseman sits with the team moving into...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:18 PM
BOSTON — White Sox manager Robin Ventura quipped this week that he questions Red Sox manager John Farrell's education for not picking left-hander Chris Sale for the American League All-Star team that he will be leading next week.
It was a joke...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 9:26 PM
BOSTON — A red and purple bruise colored the side of Conor Gilllaspie's right knee Tuesday afternoon, the result of the pitch that hit his leg and sidelined him Sunday and Monday.
The White Sox third baseman said from the visitors' clubhouse at...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:19 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Matt Lindstrom feels more like he is wrapping up spring training rather than the final two weeks of the White Sox season.
What started as a season in which Lindstrom realized his goal to be the Sox closer is ending with a what-...