The five-game wait might not have been worth it, but the first win of the 2015 season was a relief for the Chicago White Sox.
“You cannto look at the first three games and predict the season,” David Robertson says.
The White Sox’s two highest paid pitchers completed their Cactus League season with marginal results.
It’s unclear when closer David Robertson and setup man Jake Petricka will be available.
David Robertson and Jake Petricka are dealing with forearm soreness.
Robertson replaced Mariano Rivera in 2014, so he’s not going to sweat anything in a new city.
The Cubs report to Mesa this Thursday, while the White Sox report to Glendale this Friday.
The relatively young GM is under new pressure to win from a notoriously fickle, cranky fanbase.
Nabbing Jeff Samardzija and David Robertson has folks going crazy.
Chicago has sent right-hander Andre Rienzo to Miami.
The White Sox fixed more than just a hole in the back of the bullpen by signing David Robertson as the club’s new closer.
Excitement! Subplots! Stars! A rivalry spiced up! This is fun.
At 12-1, the Cubs are now one of the favorites to win the 2015 World Series.
The White Sox are in win-now mode but need to fill a few more holes.
The White Sox are also adding Jeff Samardzija to the fold soon.
Chicago is on the hunt for a closer.
With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
Chicago needs lots of help in its bullpen and has money to spend.
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