All posts by Michael Gilger

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Beef’s Beefin’

Welington Castillo, who was seemingly fitting quite well for the White Sox this season, is now done-zo until August as he must serve an 80-game suspension for (non-steroid) PED use. Rick Hahn made the following statement Thursday morning addressing the league's decision: Prior to his suspension, Castillo was batting .267 with a OBP/SLG/OPS of .309/.466/774 ...

Josh Donaldson: Punk with a Whistle

Alright, I don't even know where to begin with this. Let's start here: Josh Donaldson is a punk. During Monday's game against the Blue Jays, White Sox pitcher Reynaldo Lopez let up a solo shot in the sixth inning to Blue Jays DH, Josh Donaldson. The White Sox have struggled recently against Donaldson, allowing him ...

Hawk Harrelson: The Cubs Worst Nightmare

Ever since Ken Harrelson called out John Lackey on his "BS" after hitting four batters in the Sox-Cubs game on Tuesday, Cubs fans have criticizing The Hawk's style of announcing. They've called him out for various critiques like his alleged "lack of professionalism" and "poor representation of his ball club."Ken Harrelson has been with the ...

Chicago White Sox: Open For Business

There is one week left until the trade deadline. Will the Sox be making one more move before July 31st? Short Answer: Probably. Long Answer: Well, the White Sox have a lot of talent left in their lineup that has some trade value. Of those, Anthony Swarzak and Melky Cabrera are among the most rumored to be ...

3 Reasons Why Jake Burger is Huge for the South Side

In addition to having a kick-ass name and Twitter handle, Jake Burger (@Burgatron13) is an outstanding ball player and a great pick for the White Sox. Burger will be added to a laundry list of fantastic prospects in the White Sox system. Here are a few reasons why his signing was a big step for ...

A Tribute to Mark Buehrle

Today is Mark Buehrle Day at Guaranteed Rate Field, where they will retire the number 56.  Anyone who has seen Mark Buehrle pitch in a White Sox uniform knows for a FACT that Mark Buehrle is the G.O.A.T. and is well deserving of having his jersey number retired to become a part of Sox history. ...

When Can We Expect the Future?

With a 32-39 record and sitting in the lower portion of the the American League Central, a lot of our attention as White Sox fans has shifted toward the future. It’s true, our success lies ahead. But the question has to be asked, How far ahead? Our farm system currently sits at No. 3 overall ...