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Tribune staff reporterNow it really gets interesting. It's the Tigers' turn to check their psyches, feel the breath of the charging champions on their neck and sweat the small stuff after their hope of a runaway season was shattered by a White Sox sweep. And now it gets...
Tags: Paul Konerko, Freddy Garcia, Sean Casey, Ozzie Guillen, Sports
Tribune staff reporterIf this was Paul Konerko's final at-bat as a White Sox player at soggy U.S. Cellular Field, it's safe to say he went out in grand style Sunday night. But even Konerko, who hit a seventh-inning grand slam, was upstaged in one of the craziest and...
Tribune staff reporterThey call these the dog days, which is a very apt term for the way the White Sox have played this August, but Mark Buehrle changed the "bow-wow" to "Oh, wow!" Saturday. Showing Cy Young form, Buehrle pitched the Sox out of manager Ozzie Guillen's...
Tribune staff reporterNot even home cooking could keep the White Sox from feeling upset. Despite starting the homestand with a major-league-best 19-6 record at home, the Sox lost to the Texas Rangers 4-3 Friday night at U.S. Cellular Field. They have lost four straight and...
Tags: Paul Konerko, Neal Cotts, Jon Garland, Joe Crede, Brian Anderson
Tribune staff reporterThe White Sox took their best shot Friday night at nemesis Johan Santana in the first inning. Unfortunately for the Sox, Santana was barely grazed, and Jon Garland suffered a pounding reminiscent of the early-season woes that gave him some self-doubt....
Phil Simms was doing commentary during the Dallas-Indy game and he mentioned a suggestion he had for a rule change. He said there should be a 5-yard, running-into-the-passer penalty as a lighter version of roughing the passer. Who makes decisions like...
Tribune staff reporterFor a team that is defending World Series champion and has the best home record in all of baseball, the White Sox's disposition sure is one of disaster. This is Mark Buehrle on the eve of a Central Division showdown with the Tigers: "If we don't win...
Tags: Freddy Garcia, Baseball, American League, Joe Crede, Sports
On the Yankees beatBY RODERICK BOONE The Yankees today announced the scheduled attendees for next month's Old Timer's Day. With this being the last one held at The Stadium, it's no surprise the number of former players invited will surpass that of any......
Tags: David Cone, Luis Sojo, Joe Girardi, Bobby Brown, Ken Griffey Sr.
WatchdogSpeaking of late 1990s Yankees (see post below), Jeff Nelson will be a guest analyst for MLB Network today and tomorrow, and if all goes well he could be in the mix for a permanent gig. Speaking of the MLB......
Tags: Major League Baseball, Baseball, Sports
Dave JohnsonTim Boyd is a Navy man, so it makes sense that he'd run a tight ship. His oldest son, Tajh, is a football hero and Big Man On Campus at Phoebus High, but the rules at home still apply. Among them: No driver's license, at least not yet. Doesn't matter...
Bethel's star running back Jontel Evans has given the nickname "little bro" to his backup Ronnie Saunders. Friday night after Evans left Bethel's game against Denbigh with a strained shoulder, the 5-9, 160-pound Saunders stood tall and delivered 140...
Tribune staff reporterOnly a few days after coming off their West Coast swing, the Cubs began their artificial turf trip Friday night at the Rogers Center. The Cubs hadn't played a game on artificial turf since getting swept in Minnesota in 2006 and had not won a game on fake...
Tags: Mark Derosa, Death, Minnesota, Sean Gallagher, Lou Piniella
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