All posts by Joe Binder

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White Sox Update – December 17, 2018

Monday was an action-packed day as Yonder Alonso and Manny Machado owned the White Sox headlines. RUMORS:  According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Dodgers are not willing to offer Bryce Harper a long-term, record-setting contract. In his latest article, he wrote the following: Per @Ken_Rosenthal, the Dodgers do not want to sign Bryce Harper to ...

White Sox Acquire Yonder Alonso from the Cleveland Indians

The White Sox have acquired first baseman Yonder Alonso from the Cleveland Indians, as first reported by Watch Stadium. In return, the Indians are receiving minor league outfielder Alex Call. BREAKING: Sources tell @WatchStadium that Cleveland Indians 1B Yonder Alonso has been traded to the Chicago White Sox. pic.twitter.com/8czhGZO78X — Stadium (@WatchStadium) December 15, 2018 ...

White Sox Add Catching Depth, Sign Free Agent James McCann

The White Sox have agreed to terms with free agent catcher James McCann on a deal, pending a physcial, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. Jon Heyman of FanCred reports that McCann will receive $2.5 million in what will be a one-year deal. Once more details surrounding the signing are released, this article will ...

White Sox Update – December 13, 2018

The Winter Meetings came to a close on Thursday. Here's a look at the rumors and news from the final day in Las Vegas. RUMORS: Jon Morosi of MLB Network continues to link the White Sox with relief pitcher Adam Ottavino. Morosi first reported the team's interest in the reliever yesterday before releasing the tweet below after ...

White Sox Update – December 12, 2018

Wednesday was a wild day of news and rumors for the White Sox. Here's a breakdown of what happened. RUMORS: Bob Nightengale of USA Today started off the day with a report saying the White Sox believed they were on the outside looking in on Bryce Harper and Manny Machado. The Chicago #WhiteSox have meetings with ...

White Sox Update – December 11, 2018

Day two of the Winter Meetings was more active for the White Sox as they were linked to many rumors and addressed one of their needs via trade. Below is a breakdown of today's rumors and news. RUMORS: Buster Olney of ESPN reports that the White Sox are interested in free agent catcher Yasmani Grandal. ...

White Sox Address Starting Pitching, Acquire Ivan Nova from Pittsburgh Pirates

The White Sox filled one of their needs during day two of the Winter Meetings. The team acquired right-handed starting pitcher Ivan Nova from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for minor league pitcher Yordi Rosario and international signing bonus pool money. The deal was first reported by Robert Murray and Ken Rosenthal and was made ...

White Sox Update – December 10, 2018

The Winter Meetings are in full swing. Let's start with some of the rumors and news that have relevance towards the White Sox. RUMORS:  Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports that the White Sox appear to be the team most interested in free agent Manny Machado Is Manny the next South Side superstar? pic.twitter.com/EP8fA8UycJ — MLB ...

White Sox Update – December 7, 2018

With the weekend finally upon us, here's a look at the latest Chicago White Sox news and rumors: Jim Bowden of The Athletic released a list of teams on Twitter who are "in" on Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto. The teams who appear to be the most aggressive are the Mets, Phillies, Padres, Braves, and Rays. ...

White Sox and the Winter Meetings: Acquisitions from 2006 to Today

The Winter Meetings are just a few days away and it appears likely that the White Sox could be an active team. Though, instead of focussing on current rumors, let's take a look back at the transactions made by the club dating back to 2006. December 9-13, 2017: Bay Lake, Florida Just a year after ...