| Apr 13, 2012
| 7:55 PM
After the Tigers pounded the Red Sox 10-0 last weekend, Prince Fielder warned reporters there would be some tough days ahead.
"We're not going to go 162-0, I don't think,'' he said.
Nor even 161-1, as it turns out.
The Tigers, who added Fielder to...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:55 AM
So that’s it: Carlos Sanchez, the little infielder I thought would create some excitement in the Chicago White Sox camp, is off to minor-league camp. He was among five players reassigned Tuesday, and it’s almost like he wasn’t there....
| May 26, 2013
| 8:12 PM
With the White Sox back to .500, maybe they can salvage our summer. The spring has been a bust, and never has there been a City Series matchup generating so little enthusiasm in Chicago.
But there is some good news for the baseball wise. That's this:...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Talking baseball while wondering how Tom Thibodeau is going to survive until Derrick Rose returns:
1. To say that Marvin Miller was as tough as nails is to compliment the strength of nails. Miller has passed away at the age of 95, and somewhere there...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Talking baseball while praising Kirk Hinrich’s grit:
1. There are lots of good deals on Chicago condos. A forward-thinking baseball organization might buy, not merely rent hotel space, this summer.
Scouts will be camping out on both sides of...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Talking baseball while wondering if Tom Thibodeau can make Deron Williams’ homecoming unpleasant:
1. When Robin Ventura introduced it in spring training, I loved the White Sox’s realigned batting order, with the 3-4-5 combination of Alex...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:47 PM
With their crosstown rivals in an organized retreat for the first time in anyone's memory, the White Sox spent 117 days in first place and went into the last weekend of the season with a division title in their reach.
The weather was beautiful and there...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Vladimir Guerrero, who helped propel the Texas Rangers into their first World Series after the Angels let him go in free agency, was selected as the designated hitter on the annual Silver Slugger team announced Thursday. The Silver Slugger is......
| Jan 31, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Alexei Ramirez drives in a pair against the Indians. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Tribune)By Dave van Dyck Shortstop Alexei Ramirez has agreed to a long-term deal with the White Sox that will take him through the first year of free agency. As reported in December by...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Left-hander Scott Kazmir had an impressive outing Friday, holding the White Sox to a pair of hits in a scoreless three-inning performance in a Cactus League game the Angels won, 3-1. Vernon Wells and Howie Kendrick took care of the......
| Apr 17, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Dan Haren ran his record to 4-0 by holding the Chicago White Sox scoreless through six innings Sunday, pitching the Angels to a 4-2 victory and a sweep of the teams' three-game series. Haren, who threw a one-hit shutout in......