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White Sox Update – January 16, 2019

It didn't seem like the Manny Machado rumors could get any crazier but here we are. Below's a recap of the latest White Sox news and rumors from Wednesday. Since new information seems to be coming out by the hour, we'll be sure to update this if necessary. Buster Olney of ESPN began the day with a ...

White Sox Update – January 13, 2019

Some major developments in both the Manny Machado and Bryce Harper sweepstakes occurred on Sunday. Jeff Passan of ESPN reports that the White Sox have offered Manny Machado an 8-year deal and could potentially go longer than that. The Chicago White Sox have offered Manny Machado an eight-year deal and could be compelled to go even longer, ...

White Sox Update – January 12, 2019

With the Manny Machado sweepstakes heating up, here's the latest news and rumors pertaining to the Chicago White Sox. The only direct White Sox news that came on Friday was the announcement that the team avoided arbitration with the four following players: Jose Abreu - $16 million Alex Colome - $7.325 million Yolmer Sanchez - ...

White Sox using more than just money in pursuit of Manny Machado?

The old phrase, "money talks," usually holds true when it comes down to making a significant business transaction. In the case of Manny Machado, however, the White Sox might be using a little more than just dollar signs to sway the superstar infielder. In mid-December, fringe prospect Alex Call was traded to the Cleveland Indians ...

White Sox agree to one-year deal with free agent OF Jon Jay

The White Sox continue to remain active in the free agent market by making a very interesting signing. According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the organization and free agent outfielder Jon Jay have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal pending a physical. The two sides were originally rumored to be in serious discussions ...

White Sox agree to 2-year deal with free agent reliever Kelvin Herrera

The Chicago White Sox made another addition to fortify their bullpen on Monday afternoon. Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reports that the team and veteran relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera have agreed to a two-year deal worth $18-million. The deal also reportedly includes a third-year vesting option worth $9 million, per Bruce Levine of 670 The Score. Reliever ...

Rick Renteria discusses White Sox offseason on MLB Network’s Hot Stove

On Monday morning, White Sox manager Rick Renteria was a guest on MLB Network's Hot Stove with Harold Reynolds and Matt Vasgersian. The skipper discussed the White Sox offseason plans, Yoan Moncada's development, the two superstar free agents, and more.  In case you weren't able to watch the segment, here's a recap with quotes. The ...

Report: White Sox make official offer to free agent Manny Machado

Some big news regarding free agent Manny Machado was released early Thursday afternoon. Bob Nightengale of USA Today tweeted that the White Sox are currently "more engaged" with Machado and have extended an official offer to him. The Chicago #WhiteSox are more engaged with Manny Machado than Bryce Harper at the moment, and have officially made ...

White Sox Update – January 2, 2019

On behalf of the entire Sox On 35th crew, I would like to start off this article by saying Happy New Year to all of our loyal followers and readers. Since the start of 2019, there have been some news and rumors that pertain to the White Sox in one way or another so here's a look ...

White Sox Announce SoxFest 2019 Attendees

With SoxFest 2019 just around the corner, the White Sox released a list of those who are scheduled to attend. Additional special guests will be announced closer to the convention, the team says. To start, here's a list of players and coaches from the current team that fans can expect to see: Jose Abreu Tim ...