Category: Chicago White Sox

Weekly Review: White Sox steal headlines; go .500 on the week.

Boy, what a crazy week for our Chicago White Sox. In case the country didn't already know who Tim Anderson was, they sure do now. The week started with fireworks, and ultimately ended with a dud, leaving the White Sox record at 3-3 for the past seven days. April 15: Royals 4, White Sox 5. ...

White Sox Farm Report – April 21, 2019

Low-A Kannapolis Intimidators - Off Day - Next Game: Monday at Charleston, 7:05 PM ET High-A Winston-Salem Dash The Dash found themselves with a 6-run deficit entering the 6th inning. Nick Madrigal's RBI-single proved to be the only bright spot offensively. Nick Madrigal (DH), 1-3, RBI Hitting .283 on the season Zach Remillard (SS): 1-4 Yeyson ...

Tim Anderson must continue to challenge baseball norms

This is a follow-up to: Tim Anderson, Pitcher Privilege, and Unwritten Rules: Baseball Must Change. I expected the post linked above to receive mixed reactions, and it did. As I read online responses, both to my post and to the Tim Anderson situation in general, two things came to mind: first, this was a rare occasion ...

Tim Anderson, Pitcher Privilege, and Unwritten Rules: Baseball Must Change

Have the Royals forgotten who they are? Kansas City's identity in the 2010s has practically been built around emotion. Whether it was Yordano Ventura celebrating after a big out on the mound or Salvador Perez exclaiming at second base after a double, the Royals are a team that has embraced emotion on the field. Unless, ...

Inconsistent White Sox Beginning to Show Flashes of Potential

It's been a wild three weeks to begin the season for the White Sox. With a mix of both positive and negative moments, the feeling surrounding the organization and its rebuild remains slightly optimistic, yet skeptical. The flashes of greatness are there, but the results and the consistency is still lacking. For instance, Yoan Moncada began ...

The case for accelerating Luis Robert’s timeline

Luis Robert is off to a scorching start in Winston-Salem. Fully recovered from lingering hand injuries, his power has returned and is sparking excitement throughout the White Sox fanbase. With just about 75 games of stateside baseball (including the Arizona Fall League) under his belt, however, it is probable that Robert does not see time in ...

Tim Anderson Showing Star Potential with Hot Start to Season

The early portion of the 2019 season has already been remarkable for Tim Anderson. Aside from his early season success on the diamond, he flew home from a game in Cleveland on April 3rd to welcome the birth of his second daughter, Paxton. The 26-year-old shortstop is no doubt riding high to begin this year's ...

White Sox Farm Report – April 10, 2019

Low-A Kannapolis Intimidators Luis Curbelo (2B): 1-3, 2B, BB, run Steele Walker (CF): 1-3, BB Evan Skoug (C): 3-3, 2B, BB Michael Hickman (1B): 2-3, 2B Jonathan Stiever (SP, L, 0-2): 4.0 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 K 81 pitches - 51 strikes, 30 balls Final Score: Delmarva 2, Kannapolis ...

White Sox Farm Report – April 9, 2019

Low-A Kannapolis Intimidators The Shorebirds scored seven runs in the final two innings to capture the improbable win over the Intimidators in extras. Lenyn Sosa (SS): 1-4, 2B, BB, run Steele Walker (CF): 2-5, 2B, 2 runs Hitting .278 with .937 OPS on the season Bryce Bush (3B): 2-5, 2 RBI Ian Dawkins (LF): 3-5, ...

White Sox Farm Report – April 8, 2019

Low-A Kannapolis Intimidators PPD due to rain. The game has been rescheduled for May 18th at 5:30pm as part of a doubleheader. Tickets for tonight's game can be exchanged for any 2019 regular season home game. High-A Winston-Salem Dash Despite another home run from the scorching hot Luis Robert, the Dash could not pull off ...