David Schuster’s Spring Training Blog

Schuster: Team Chemistry Vital To Success Chemistry and camaraderie are extremely important to winning in baseball, if you believe most players.
Schuster: Cubs Yearning For Spring Training Games To StartOver the years, teams that have gone on to win the World Series have had poor records during the spring and vice versa, so is winning important in exhibition play?
Schuster: Sale 'More Comfortable' In Starter RoleUnlike other pitchers who ease into throwing harder and harder as Spring Training develops, Chris Sale looks to be in mid-season form.
Schuster: Jordan Danks Fighting To Play With Older Brother John and Jordan Danks are brothers separated by three years but they look like twins. Jordan is the baby of the two even though he is a few inches taller and about 30 pounds heavier. But the faces are carbon copies and both have that same Texas drawl.
Schuster: Konerko Admits Ozzie Drama Cost White Sox WinsPaul Konerko confirmed Tuesday that internal strife doomed the White Sox last season.
Schuster: Rizzo Fun To Watch, But Likely To Start Season In IowaRizzo was especially fun to watch as he put four straight over the wall including one over the 50-foot barrier in center that traveled an estimated 500 feet.
Schuster: Williams Balances Winning Now, Rebuilding All baseball executives are trying - or hoping - to win for now, but they also have to look at the future. The Cubs and White Sox are no different.
Schuster: White Sox Need Bounce Back From Key PlayersIf the White Sox harbor any hopes for rebounding from a terrible season last year they will need bounce back years from Jake Peavy, Adam Dunn, Alex Rios and Gordon Beckham.
Schuster: Ricketts Admits Cubs Have 'New Energy'Tom Ricketts usually makes himself available to the media one time during Spring Training, and that one time was Friday.
Schuster: Castro Speaks, Doesn't Address Sex Assault AllegationsIt wasn't exactly an interrogation, but reporters finally got a chance to speak with Starlin Castro Friday.
Schuster: Peavy Aims For 30 StartsIn order for the White Sox to make any noise this upcoming season they will have to get major contributions from their starting pitching staff.
Schuster: White Sox Have New Look Behind Ventura One thing is for sure, it will be a lot quieter at White Sox camp this spring.