Tag: tim anderson

Weekly Review: White Sox steal headlines; go .500 on the week.

Boy, what a crazy week for our Chicago White Sox. In case the country didn't already know who Tim Anderson was, they sure do now. The week started with fireworks, and ultimately ended with a dud, leaving the White Sox record at 3-3 for the past seven days. April 15: Royals 4, White Sox 5. ...

Tim Anderson must continue to challenge baseball norms

This is a follow-up to: Tim Anderson, Pitcher Privilege, and Unwritten Rules: Baseball Must Change. I expected the post linked above to receive mixed reactions, and it did. As I read online responses, both to my post and to the Tim Anderson situation in general, two things came to mind: first, this was a rare occasion ...

Tim Anderson, Pitcher Privilege, and Unwritten Rules: Baseball Must Change

Have the Royals forgotten who they are? Kansas City's identity in the 2010s has practically been built around emotion. Whether it was Yordano Ventura celebrating after a big out on the mound or Salvador Perez exclaiming at second base after a double, the Royals are a team that has embraced emotion on the field. Unless, ...

Inconsistent White Sox Beginning to Show Flashes of Potential

It's been a wild three weeks to begin the season for the White Sox. With a mix of both positive and negative moments, the feeling surrounding the organization and its rebuild remains slightly optimistic, yet skeptical. The flashes of greatness are there, but the results and the consistency is still lacking. For instance, Yoan Moncada began ...

Tim Anderson Showing Star Potential with Hot Start to Season

The early portion of the 2019 season has already been remarkable for Tim Anderson. Aside from his early season success on the diamond, he flew home from a game in Cleveland on April 3rd to welcome the birth of his second daughter, Paxton. The 26-year-old shortstop is no doubt riding high to begin this year's ...

Reasons for Optimism in 2019

While 2019 may be a noncompetitive season, it remains an important developmental year for many White Sox players and prospects. With respect to players on the major league roster, 2019 provides an opportunity for roles to be solidified for future years. Four players come to mind: Eloy Jimenez, Reynaldo Lopez, Tim Anderson, and Yoan Moncada. While players such as ...

Tim Anderson and Yoan Moncada’s Recipe for Success in 2019

Now that the outrage over the Manny Machado pursuit has simmered, White Sox fans can take a clearer look at the players that will take the field in 2019. Much of that analysis should focus on the two young middle infielders, Yoan Moncada and Tim Anderson. Both have shown flashes of greatness in their short ...

White Sox Spring Training Report – March 2, 2019

FINAL: White Sox 10, Rockies 6 The White Sox won their second-straight game thanks to strong offensive performances from Jon Jay, Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson, and others. Jon Jay (RF): 2-3, HR, 3 RBI, run scored Yoan Moncada (3B): 1-2, run scored Jose Abreu (DH): 2-3, HR, 2 RBI, run scored Nicky Delmonico (DH): 3-3, run ...

White Sox Spring Training Report – February 26, 2019

Final: White Sox 9, Royals 7 Yonder Alonso led the offense with a moonshot for his first home run of the spring as the White Sox overpowered the Royals for the team's first win. Yonder Alonso’s first home run of the spring pic.twitter.com/DmLIbRMKsd — Sox On 35th (@SoxOn35th) February 26, 2019 Adam Engel (CF): 2-3, 2B, ...

White Sox Update – January 23, 2019

Here's your daily White Sox news and rumors update for January 23rd, 2019. The White Sox reportedly offered catcher Yasmani Grandal a multi-year offer deal earlier in the offseason, per Robert Murray of The Athletic.  Yasmani Grandal received multi-year offers from four teams — the #Mets, #Angels, #MNTwins and #WhiteSox, sources tell The Athletic. He decided ...