Verlander Bothered by a Persistent Anderson

Last night, the unwritten rules of baseball came into play during the 5th inning of the game between the White Sox and Astros. First, let's go over the sequence of events. With one out in the bottom of the 5th inning, Tim Anderson singled, breaking up Justin Verlander's no-hitter. Anderson clapped his hands and pointed ...

This Week in White Sox Baseball: April 13-19

Week 3 Record: 0-3 (4-11 Overall), 4th in AL Central Mother Nature was the real winner this week, as the White Sox lost three games to the snow and cold in Minnesota. The next three games provided no better results, as the Sox went winless in Oakland. Let's take a look back at that series. ...

This Week in White Sox Baseball: April 7-12

Week 2 Record: 1-5 (4-8 Overall), 3rd in AL Central Well, White Sox fans, the week is over. This was a rough one, but this is still a rebuilding team at the end of the day. Let's look back at the week and some of its highs (and lows). Game 7: White Sox (3-4) offense ...

Let’s Relax About Moncada

Yoan Moncada is going to strike out somewhat often. If he had one central flaw when he was signed by Boston, it was his swing and miss potential. Nevertheless, Moncada was a productive player in 2017 despite his 32% strikeout rate, and as this season progresses, chances are he will remain a net positive at ...

This Week in White Sox Baseball: March 29 – April 6

Week 1 Record: 3-3, 2nd in AL Central Happy Friday White Sox fans! Baseball season is back! Our first week of baseball has ended, and from now until the end of the season, this will be the best place to catch up on any of the action you missed during the week, as well as ...

RECAP: Bullpen Blows Game as Sox Fall in Extras 9-7

On a cold, wintry, Chicago day, White Sox fans flocked to Guaranteed Rate Field for the 2018 home opener. Many had a great time beforehand, tailgating in the parking lots outside prior to heading inside for the main event. After the parade of cars and a ceremonial first pitch from 2005 World Series champion, A.J. ...

RECAP: White Sox bullpen implodes in 14-5 loss to the Jays

It was a rough night for Miguel Gonzalez in his first start back with the White Sox. The 33-year old righty started off by getting through the first two innings unscathed. Then, things took a turn for the worse when Aledmys Diaz went deep in the third to give the Jays a 2-1 lead. Just ...

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 ...

RECAP: White Sox fall to Jays 4-2 in series opener

You win some and you lose some. Unfortunately for the Sox, the latter happened tonight despite a strong performance from Reynaldo Lopez. The right-hander made his season debut and looked very sharp in his six innings of work. The only real mistake of his outing came when he surrendered a solo shot to Josh Donaldson ...

Should White Sox fans be concerned by injuries to Jiménez, Robert?

Over the past several months, it's been no secret that injures have affected some of the White Sox highly ranked prospects. The most notable was a ruptured left Achilles' tendon suffered by Jake Burger that ended his season. Other injuries have included Micker Adolfo's sprained UCL, Luis Robert's sprained thumb, and Eloy Jiménez's previously sprained ...