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The Machado Effect: How a Potential Signing Could Accelerate White Sox Prospect Timelines

As rumors of Manny Machado fly, David Wildman takes a look at how a potential signing would effect the arrival of top White Sox prospects.

Sorting Through the Theories, Reports on Machado’s Offer from White Sox

As things currently stand, it's Jeff Passan, Héctor Gómez, and maybe Jon Heyman vs. the world. Passan and Gómez shared Sunday that the White Sox were offering an 8-year deal to superstar free agent Manny Machado, with Gómez specifying the deal was worth $250 million. Passan has been one of baseball's most trusted reporters, and Gómez is ...

White Sox Update – January 16, 2019

It didn't seem like the Manny Machado rumors could get any crazier but here we are. Below's a recap of the latest White Sox news and rumors from Wednesday. Since new information seems to be coming out by the hour, we'll be sure to update this if necessary. Buster Olney of ESPN began the day with a ...

White Sox Update – January 13, 2019

Some major developments in both the Manny Machado and Bryce Harper sweepstakes occurred on Sunday. Jeff Passan of ESPN reports that the White Sox have offered Manny Machado an 8-year deal and could potentially go longer than that. The Chicago White Sox have offered Manny Machado an eight-year deal and could be compelled to go even longer, ...

White Sox Update – January 12, 2019

With the Manny Machado sweepstakes heating up, here's the latest news and rumors pertaining to the Chicago White Sox. The only direct White Sox news that came on Friday was the announcement that the team avoided arbitration with the four following players: Jose Abreu - $16 million Alex Colome - $7.325 million Yolmer Sanchez - ...

2019 White Sox already looking better even without Machado or Harper signing

Over the past few days, the White Sox have been the butt of a running joke that involves one of the most prized free agents in all of baseball, his close friends, his family, and even his dog. Manny Machado has still yet to decide where he’ll play baseball this upcoming season, and fans and ...

White Sox using more than just money in pursuit of Manny Machado?

The old phrase, "money talks," usually holds true when it comes down to making a significant business transaction. In the case of Manny Machado, however, the White Sox might be using a little more than just dollar signs to sway the superstar infielder. In mid-December, fringe prospect Alex Call was traded to the Cleveland Indians ...

White Sox agree to one-year deal with free agent OF Jon Jay

The White Sox continue to remain active in the free agent market by making a very interesting signing. According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the organization and free agent outfielder Jon Jay have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal pending a physical. The two sides were originally rumored to be in serious discussions ...

Rick Renteria discusses White Sox offseason on MLB Network’s Hot Stove

On Monday morning, White Sox manager Rick Renteria was a guest on MLB Network's Hot Stove with Harold Reynolds and Matt Vasgersian. The skipper discussed the White Sox offseason plans, Yoan Moncada's development, the two superstar free agents, and more.  In case you weren't able to watch the segment, here's a recap with quotes. The ...

Sox On 35th Podcast: Bob Nightengale discusses latest Harper/Machado rumors, Hall of Fame ballot, and more

The Sox On 35th Podcast crew was joined by Bob Nightengale on Friday afternoon, baseball columnist for USA Today Sports. He discussed the following topics: White Sox pursuit of Bryce Harper and Manny Machado. Likely contracts for each free agent superstar. Moves the White Sox may make if they don't land Harper or Machado. The ...