| Jun 24, 2012
| 7:15 PM
That's one way to describe the White Sox's trade for Kevin Youkilis.
That's another way.
By filling their biggest hole with one of the most respected third basemen in baseball, the White Sox may have just...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Ken Williams was smiling Sunday afternoon. The White Sox general manager seemed revved up, if not totally revived, by the Kevin Youkilis trade.
Maybe it was just the idea of making a deal after spending weeks crying poor attendance. Deals, after all, are...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:46 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — You couldn't have blamed Kevin Youkilis if he wanted a little time to collect himself. But baseball doesn't work like that, not during the 162-game marathon.
So there was Youkilis on Monday, reporting to Target Field about 24 hours...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
They don't give away Comeback Executive of the Year awards.
But as the first-place White Sox start a four-game series Thursday at Yankee Stadium against the best team in baseball, consider that Adam Dunn and Jake Peavy aren't the only professionals on...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:06 PM
The White Sox will go with their new regular lineup -- meaning Kevin Youkilis is batting second -- for the start of a weekend series against the Blue Jays' lefty Aaron Laffey.
That means left-handed bats Alejandro De Aza, Adam Dunn and A. J. Pierzynski...
| 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 18, 2012
| 10:53 AM
4:30 a.m. Golf: Open Championship first round (in England).--ESPN
7:30 a.m. Cycling: Tour de France stage 17 (Bagneres-de-Luchon to Peyragudes).--NBC Sports Net.
8:30 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Hamburg round of 16.--Tennis Channel
9:30 a.m. ...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 7:13 AM
There is a rumor the White Sox are interested in trading for Milwaukee starter Zach Greinke. I believe the rumor was started by Gavin Floyd’s right forearm, the one with tendinitis that likely will land him on the disabled list and scream for the...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Four words about Kevin Youkilis: I had no idea.
I knew that Youkilis used to be good. Used to be. But when he was traded from the Red Sox to the White Sox on June 24, he had fewer homers and RBIs that month than Orlando Hudson, the man he was supposed to...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 6:43 AM
CHICAGO — Adam Dunn hit his majors-leading 29th homer, Gavin Floyd went six innings after coming off the disabled list and the Chicago White Sox ended a five-game losing streak with a 7-4 win over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.