| Jan 25, 2012
| 6:09 PM
The Phillies Winter Caravan makes its annual stop in the Lehigh Valley tonight at DeSales University, marking the unofficial start of the upcoming IronPigs season.
In about three weeks, major league pitchers and catchers report to Clearwater, and Opening...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:24 PM
Who are the piranhas now?
Ozzie Guillen used to say the Twins were like those flesh-eating fish, chewing up opponents. But now it's the White Sox, their front office and pro scouts especially, who are feeding off of others.
After Monday's 5-4 win over...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Barring some miraculous turn of events this weekend, these are our final chances to reflect on the improbable 2012 White Sox.
Much of the audience already has headed for the exits, so I'm going to roll closing credits now and avoid an empty theater next...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 10:12 PM
You have to hand it to Kenny Williams.
While the White Sox general manager didn't land Zack Greinke, like the Angels' Jerry DiPoto, who did, he has found ways to improve on the fly.
Williams filled major holes when he traded for Kevin Youkilis and Brett...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 6:35 PM
It's never easy for Jerry Reinsdorf and the White Sox, but year after year they find ways to stretch the payroll and keep things interesting.
That sweetheart stadium deal certainly helps. So does the Comcast SportsNet Chicago deal. But at the end of...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Maybe you blame Cubs team President Theo Epstein for failing to take every step required to execute the trade of Ryan Dempster to Atlanta.
Maybe you blame Dempster for failing to live up to his word that he would waive his no-trade rights for certain...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Dodgers plugged holes
Los Angeles Times
While the Angels landing former Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke filled a much-needed gap in their effort to win the AL West, the Dodgers stand as the trade-deadline winner by plugging so many...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 5:33 PM
If Addison Reed now appears on your list of White Sox concerns as the division leaders brace themselves for the dog days of August, I understand why.
It's not time to hit the panic button on Reed yet, but after two rocky saves in Minnesota this week, it'...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:31 PM
The White Sox have signed Dewayne Wise to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
Wise played for the Sox in 2008-09 and saved Mark Buehrle's perfect game with a leaping catch over the left center field wall. The spot is still...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Do you think Sox overpaid for Brett Myers? The player to be named later is most likely a high 2011 draft pick, which is why they have to wait. Jim F., Denver
Jim, thanks for your patience. I realize you submitted this question before the player to be...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 6:47 PM
Almost two months remain in the season andA.J. Pierzynskialready has a career high in home runs. Does that surprise you?
Pierzynski insists he's not surprised.
He says he called this shot during a spring training conversation with former Twins...