Category: Chicago White Sox

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 ...

Despite Postseason Antics, the White Sox Should Still Heavily Pursue Manny Machado

It is no secret that Manny Machado is one of the best baseball players in Major League Baseball. It is also no secret that he had somewhat of a controversial 2018 Postseason. With free agency in full swing and Machado on the market, his 2018 playoff behavior should be the least of White Sox fans ...

Could Bryce Harper make his decision this coming week?

When the offseason began, I had pretty much accepted that the White Sox would make a serious run at Manny Machado, maybe check in on Bryce Harper, and I was just going to hope for the best either way. Everything has changed. There seems to be more smoke connecting Harper to the Sox by the ...

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 ...

White Sox, Jim Thome Reportedly Met with Bryce Harper on November 19th

Some interesting news surrounding the Chicago White Sox and Bryce Harper has been leaked over the past 24 hours or so. On Monday night, Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports wrote that the White Sox sent a contingent that included Hall of Famer Jim Thome to Las Vegas to meet with superstar free agent Bryce Harper. ...

Andrew Perez: What It Takes

The following is a guest post written by White Sox left-handed pitching prospect Andrew Perez:  When the term “professional baseball player” comes up in conversation, I often get asked about the exciting games, big crowds, and how “cool” it would be to someday get the chance to play in "The Show." However, no one has ever ...

Eloy Jimenez Returns to Dominican Winter League with a Slam in Debut

If Eloy Jimenez doesn't hit a home run, then did he really even play? This is a question with a clear answer and I'm sure you can guess what that might be. If not, then Eloy just made it loud and clear. The White Sox top prospect made his 2018 Dominican Winter League debut for ...