Don Cooper

Jeff Samardzija. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Jeff Samardzija, White Sox Staff Have Chat About Moving Forward

Samardzija is 4-4 with a 4.93 ERA and has struggled mightily of late.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2015

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Pitching Coach Wonders Where Fan Support Is

Here we go with the same old attendance issue at U.S Cellular Field, the one we broach every April and May.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2015

Chris Sale. (Jeffrey Phelps/Getty Images)

Don Cooper: Chris Sale ‘The Best Pitcher’ I’ve Ever Coached

Cooper has a goal for Sale: lead the White Sox to the AL Central crown.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2015

Chris Sale. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Levine: Chris Sale On Pace For April 12 Start

Sale threw 75 pitches in a simulated game Friday.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2015

Carlos Rodon (Courtesy Chicago White Sox)

Levine: Sale Injury Leaves Possible Opening For Rodon

“The door is open” for Carlos Rodon, pitching coach Don Cooper said.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2015

White Sox reliever Jake Petricka. (Getty Images)

Levine: Jake Petricka Finding A New Bullpen Role

After closing last season, Petricka will likely be the lead right-handed setup man.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2015

Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

Cooper: Best Is Yet To Come For Chris Sale

The White Sox will continue to handle Sale’s workload with the utmost care.


White Sox pitcher Jon Garland throws a pitch against the Houston Astros in Game 3 of the 2005 World Series.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

World Series Stars Garland, Iguchi, Blum Added To SoxFest

Three more stars of the 2005 World Series champion Chicago White Sox have been added to the lineup for SoxFest in January.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2014

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

Levine: After Duke Signing, White Sox Will Stay Active

“Zach was one of the most desirable relievers on the market,” White Sox general manager Rick Hahn says.

CBS Chicago–11/18/2014

Marcus Semien. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Promote 7 To Big Leagues — But Not Rodon

Marcus Semein, Josh Phegley and Michael Taylor were among the call-ups.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

Carlos Rodon (Courtesy Chicago White Sox)

Hahn: Rodon Promotion No Sure Thing

Rick Hahn and the White Sox are still considering their options for Carlos Rodon.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Missing Cooper’s Instruction

Pitching coach Don Cooper is absent with a case of vertigo and isn’t traveling to Seattle.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2014

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

White Sox Pitching Coach Back After Vertigo Scare

Don Cooper rejoined the team Friday as the White Sox opened a six-game homestand against the Minnesota Twins.


White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Cooper: ‘Don’t Think Anything’ Of Guillen’s Managerial Comments

Ozzie Guillen earlier this week said he’d like to manage the White Sox again.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2014

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

Cooper: ‘Not Waiting On Mariano Rivera To Walk Through The Freaking Door’

The White Sox are searching for answers in the bullpen.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

White Sox left-hander John Danks. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Ventura Faces Tough Choices In Close Games

The resurgent career of John Danks has been a nice story in this retooling season for the White Sox.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2014

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Pitchers Excel Under White Sox Coach Cooper

Pitching coaches, like players, come and go. There are exceptions to that rule, and White Sox pitching guru Don Cooper has proved over the last 12 years to be that rare coach who is a career franchise employee.


Chris Sale. (Getty Images)

White Sox’s Cooper Wants To Play Through The Rain

White Sox pitching coach Don Cooper doesn’t like Chris Sale’s starts getting cut short.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

White Sox left-hander Chris Sale. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Pitching Coach Cooper: Sale’s Progressing, While Jones Still ‘Just Hurting’

There remains no set timetable for Chris Sale’s return from a strained flexor muscle.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2014

Daniel Webb.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Webb Could Be Groomed As Next Closer

As the season progresses, there is a chance he will be the club’s next closer.