| Jul 3, 2011
Matt Thornton provided the model. Gavin Floyd reaffirmed it, reaching his potential for the White Sox after frustrating the Phillies.
General manager Ken Williams had those success stories, and others, in mind when he read scouting reports from one of...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:57 AM
It wasn’t that Carlos Marmol threw a wild pitch to lose Monday’s game inWashington. It wasn’t that Marmol had no idea there was a runner on base and did nothing to stop Jayson Werth from stealing third to set up the aggravating ending....
| Jul 7, 2011
| 12:58 PM
The first of a four-game AL Central showdown between the White Sox and Twins on thursday night will find Omar Vizquel starting at third base and Mark Teahen in right field.
Vizquel will bat second in place of Brent Morel and Teahen will bat eighth in...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 12:20 PM
Alex Rios and Brent Morel are in the White Sox lineup for Saturday's game against Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester.
Rios, who has been on the bench the last two games, is back in center field and Morel is back at third base behind Philip Humber.
| Aug 1, 2011
| 7:08 AM
You can get mad at White Sox general manager Ken Williams for not making a trade Sunday to improve a team that claims to be in a race but plays like it’s lying about that.
Look, no deal is going to matter if the general manager is going to bring in...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 12:50 PM
Paul Konerko returns to the Chicago White Sox lineup Thursday night after missing the first three games -- all losses -- of the series against the New York Yankees with a bruised left calf.
Konerko will serve as DH, with Adam Dunn starting at first base....
| Aug 10, 2011
| 8:58 PM
The Orioles so badly needed to avoid the sting of another close loss that it wouldn't have mattered who got the game-winning hit. But it was particularly satisfying for them to gather around home plate in the 10th inning Wednesday night, awaiting Nolan...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 7:03 PM
With just one hit and one walk in 18 at-bats this homestand, Orioles designated hitter Vladimir Guerrero was given a day off from starting Wednesday, but manager Buck Showalter said not to read too much into it.
Guerrero will start — and "more than...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 9:04 AM
Adam Dunn, who hit a home run on Opening Day in Cleveland against Fausto Carmona, will be the DH Saturday as the White Sox face Carmona again at U.S. Cellular Field.
Dunn had started only two of the previous 12 games and is hitting only .161 for the...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:24 PM
The White Sox will start a weekend series Friday against the Angels and newly acquired pitcher Zack Greinke with their usual lineup.
Alejandro De Aza will be leading off and Adam Dunn will be back at DH, as Paul Konerko returns to first base. Philip...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 11:05 PM
Felix Hernandez is no longer, arguably, the Seattle Mariners' best player. He is now their only perfect player.
Hernandez tossed a perfect game on Wednesday afternoon, sending all 27 Tampa Bay Rays hitters he faced back to the dugout at Safeco Field....