Tag: Rumors

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 – December 17, 2018

Monday was an action-packed day as Yonder Alonso and Manny Machado owned the White Sox headlines. RUMORS:  According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Dodgers are not willing to offer Bryce Harper a long-term, record-setting contract. In his latest article, he wrote the following: Per @Ken_Rosenthal, the Dodgers do not want to sign Bryce Harper to ...

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. ...

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, 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 ...

Top Five Players the White Sox are Most Likely to Trade in 2019

Over the past two seasons White Sox fans have learned to not grow too attached to one single player. GM Rick Hahn has traded away the likes of Chris Sale, Jose Quintana, Adam Eaton and many others during the early stages of the rebuild. Who's to say the man behind the White Sox isn't done? ...