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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 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 ...

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, 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. ...

This Week in Machado/Harper Rumors – 11/10/18

In my original Machado/Harper free agency preview, I mentioned something about how during this offseason, there would be some tweet or leak that would cause the productivity of White Sox fans to fall to zero. That happened this week, multiple times. https://twitter.com/jonmorosi/status/1059477125680386048 On Monday morning, Jon Morosi was the first of many national writers to ...

No matter who the White Sox sign, success still relies on young talent

After trading away many players of value this past season, the White Sox finished the second year of the rebuild with the MLB’s second-lowest payroll. Now, the team is in a position where they are finally ready to spend big on premium talent. Before the rebuild, the White Sox were exclusively only going after free ...

This Week in Machado/Harper Rumors – 11/2/18

See also: "Is Rick Hahn hinting at a serious pursuit of Manny Machado?" and "2018-2019 Free Agency: A Complete Guide to Machado/Harper for White Sox fans".  We are officially in the offseason, meaning free agency has begun and fans can start grasping for any sort of rumors or hints regarding their favorite teams. Let's take ...

2018-2019 Free Agency: A Complete Guide to Machado/Harper for White Sox fans

For context, please consider reading "Is Rick Hahn hinting at a serious pursuit of Manny Machado?" first. The 2018-2019 free agent class has the potential to deliver a major jolt to the White Sox rebuild. It is uncommon for two young, elite talents to reach free agency in the same year; with an emphasis on ...