CBS 2 Chicago wbbm7801059 670 The Score

Chicago White Sox

Jackie Robinson West All-Stars celebrate a home  by Pierce Jones earlier in the Little League World Series. (Credit: Facebook)

LLWS: Jackie Robinson West Blows Away White Sox In TV Ratings

Based on TV ratings, a group of baseball-playing kids are a much bigger attraction than one of the city’s major league baseball teams.

08/21/2014

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Levine: Hahn Contemplating September Call-Ups; Rodon Promotion Unclear

The White Sox plan to call up five to eight youngsters, Rick Hahn said.

08/20/2014

Pitching coach Don Cooper, left, and reliever Jake Petricka (52). (Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Will Need Bullpen Help In 2015

By Bruce Levine– (CBS) – The 2014 season begins its descent into the mystic as the White Sox look toward better days and a more competent bullpen mix in 2015. It has been a struggle […]

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Jackie-Robinson-West-second-game

Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West is a Crowd Favorite at Little League World Series

by Wendy Widom CHICAGO (CBS) – Chicago is enjoying a much-welcomed infusion of hometown pride after Jackie Robinson West’s decisive 12-2 win over Lynwood Pacific in the 2014 Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa. Today, fans […]

08/17/2014

Mark Buehrle reacts after after being removed from the game against the Chicago White Sox in the sixth inning at U.S. Cellular Field.  (Photo by Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Buehrle-Danks A Draw In White Sox Loss

The first game Mark Buehrle pitched at as a visitor in Chicago Saturday night turned out to be a no decision.

08/17/2014

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars prepare for the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pa. (Credit: Jim Williams/CBS)

Chicago Ready To Cheer On Jackie Robinson West In Little League World Series

The Jackie Robinson West All-Stars have made Chicago proud. For the first time in more than 30 years, a local team has made it to the Little League World Series, which kicks off today in Williamsport, Pa.

08/14/2014

Gregor Blanco of the San Francisco Giants was originally ruled out but upon video review called safe on this play because White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers blocked the plate. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Controversial Call Helps Giants Top White Sox, 7-1

The Giants scored seven runs in the seventh inning after a video review led umpires to overturn an out call at home because Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers illegally blocked Gregor Blanco, and San Francisco went on to beat the White Sox 7-1 on Wednesday.

08/13/2014

Gordon Beckham #15 of the Chicago White Sox hits a single that scored Moises Sierra #25 in the tenth inning of their game against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on August 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

White Sox Edge Giants In 10 Innings

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Chris Sale wasn’t too upset that the White Sox blew a two-run lead in the ninth inning, costing the All-Star left-hander a sure win. He’s kind of getting used to it. […]

08/13/2014

New York Mets v Pittsburgh Pirates

City, White Sox To Host Watch Party For Chicago Little League Team At Jackie Robinson Field

The city of Chicago and the White Sox will hold a viewing party to watch the Jackie Robinson West All Stars play in the Little League World Series Thursday.

08/12/2014

Starting pitcher John Danks #50 of the Chicago White Sox crouches down after Jesus Sucre of the Seattle Mariners reached base on a ground ball to third in the second inning at Safeco Field on August 10, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. The Mariners defeated the White Sox 4-2.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mariners Beat White Sox, 4-2

Even though they no longer play in the same division, Chicago White Sox starter John Danks is still being haunted by Austin Jackson. The former Detroit Tigers outfielder went 3 for 4 with a career-high four RBIs against Danks as the Seattle Mariners beat the White Sox 4-2 on Sunday.

08/11/2014

Starting pitcher Scott Carroll #67 of the Chicago White Sox pitches in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on August 7, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

White Sox Battered In 13-3 Loss To Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) — Chicago’s pitching didn’t pack much punch, and the White Sox paid for it in a lopsided loss to the Seattle Mariners. Scott Carroll (4-7) gave up three home runs in five-plus innings […]

08/08/2014

Baseball Hall of Famer Frank Thomas coaches Marc Katz on how to hit during the Planters Power Hitter Event at the Skokie Playfields on August 6, 2014 in Winnetka, Illinois.  (Photo by Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images for Planters)

Frank Thomas Coaches Rec League Softball Team

Last week, former White Sox slugger Frank Thomas was in Cooperstown, N.Y., to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Last night, he coached first base for a 12-inch recreational league softball game in Winnetka.

08/07/2014

Tyler Flowers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Flowers Flourishes With New Vision Of His Game

Tyler Flowers started 2013 great, then struggled mightily and now has found his way again.

CBS Chicago–08/05/2014

Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox follows through on an RBI single scoring teammates Tyler Flowers and Adam Eaton during the third inning against the Texas Rangers at U.S. Cellular Field on August 4, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Flowers, Abreu Lead White Sox To 5-3 Win Over Rangers

Tyler Flowers went 3-for-3 with a triple, a home run, and drove in three runs, and combined with rookie slugger Jose Abreu, who had two hits and two RBIs, to lead the White Sox to a rain-shortened 5-3 victory over the Rangers.

08/05/2014

Jose Quintana. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Routed By Twins, 16-3

Rookie Danny Santana had five hits and four RBIs, and the Minnesota Twins scored nine runs in the eighth inning of a rain-delayed 16-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.

08/03/2014

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Levine: Are White Sox Playoff Contenders Or Pretenders?

At 54-58, Chicago is 5 1/2 games out of the second-wild card spot.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2014

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Levine: Abreu In The MVP Conversation

Jose Abreu has been on a mission all season.

CBS Chicago–08/02/2014

Brian Dozier of the Minnesota Twins catches Alejandro De Aza stealing second base.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Beat White Sox 4-3

Sam Fuld hit a tiebreaking, two-run single off Javy Guerra in a three-run seventh inning, and the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 4-3 Sunday to avoid a four-game sweep.

07/27/2014

Raul Ibanez hits a run-scoring double in the 6th inning against the  White Sox. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Royals Defeat White Sox 7-1

Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.

07/22/2014

White Sox ace Chris Sale. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Sale In The Cy Young Conversation

Chris Sale is 9-1 with a 2.03 ERA and 0.86 WHIP.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2014

more