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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.

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 ...

White Sox and the Winter Meetings: Acquisitions from 2006 to Today

The Winter Meetings are just a few days away and it appears likely that the White Sox could be an active team. Though, instead of focussing on current rumors, let's take a look back at the transactions made by the club dating back to 2006. December 9-13, 2017: Bay Lake, Florida Just a year after ...

Still Many Reasons for Optimism Towards Rebuild

First came Jake Burger's Achilles tear. Not long after, forearm soreness sidelined Alec Hansen for two months. In May, Burger tore the Achilles again. Prior to the All-Star Break, the White Sox appeared to be one of the worst teams in baseball. Not only that, but top prospects Lucas Giolito and Yoan Moncada were underwhelming in the ...

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? ...

White Sox Outlook for Crosstown Classic Looked Promising, Then it All Fell Apart

Another season, another year without the most coveted trophy in sports. Over the weekend, the White Sox failed to take back the BP Crosstown Cup versus the North Siders, adding to the long list of disappointments for the 2018 season. The White Sox were never really a threat to take four of six from the ...

Yoan Moncada and the Frustrations of a Rebuild

Among other intriguing storylines making waves through White Sox fan chatter, the question of "Is Yoan Moncada a bust?" has risen in volume lately. While a fair percentage of South Sider fans are ready to make that assertion, it seems that most people are willing to defend the 23 year-old second baseman. All three of ...

Which current players will still be on the White Sox in 2019?

As August begins, the White Sox 25-man roster is not very pretty (by design). While prospects such as Eloy Jimenez, Michael Kopech, Seby Zavala, Ryan Cordell, and Ian Hamilton could certainly see promotions by the end of the season, only players currently on the 25-man roster were included in this list of players who may ...

This Week in White Sox Baseball: July 9-15

Week 14 Record: 3-2 (33-62 Overall), 4th in AL Central We have reached the end of the first half, and your 2018 Chicago White Sox are 33-62. If the season ended today, the White Sox would have the third overall draft pick in next year's draft. However, after that horrid 9-27 start, the White Sox are ...

This Week in White Sox Baseball: July 2-8

Week 13 Record: 1-6 (30-60 Overall), 4th in AL Central Congratulations to Jose Abreu for being named the Starting 1B on the AL All-Star Team! Your 1B held off a late surge from Yuli Gurriel of the Astros to earn his second All-Star apearance and his first start. Jose has been slumping recently, but is ...