Tag: Rumors

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? ...

Thoughts on “Machado Mania”

Alright everyone, you can go back to focusing on work or studying for finals, because the rumors have calmed down significantly. In case you haven't been on Twitter in the past 48 hours (good for you for having the will power), you already know that the Baltimore Orioles were aggressively shopping 3B Manny Machado, who ...

White Sox Fans Sound Off on Jose Abreu Trade Rumors

On Wednesday, Jon Heyman reported that the White Sox were in active talks with the Red Sox and other teams about first baseman Jose Abreu. This rumor lead to many strong feelings from White Sox fans about whether or not the star player should be dealt. Here are a few of the opinions that we ...

Chicago White Sox Trade Deadline Predictions

With the trade deadline quickly approaching, it's time for our official Sox On 35th predictions. Each contributor has given their say on where they think some of the team's most appealing players could be headed by July 31st. Jose Quintana Jordan Lazowski: Milwaukee Brewers These rumors have picked up in recent days, and I like this move ...