Jake Peavy

Chicago White Sox starter Jake Peavy delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning on September 16, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

White Sox Sweep Twins With 9-2 Rout, Take 2 Game Lead On Tigers

Adam Dunn said he feels fine and Jake Peavy was in good spirits after notching another win. The Chicago White Sox look ready for the stretch run, with a big test coming in less than 24 hours.


Austin Jackson #14 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates his two-run home run in the 6th inning with Andy Dirks #12 against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on September 11, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tigers Beat White Sox 5-3, Cut Division Lead To 2 Games

Doug Fister pitched seven innings of two-hit ball, Austin Jackson hit a tying two-run homer and Miguel Cabrera delivered a go-ahead solo shot Tuesday night to lead the Detroit Tigers past the White Sox 5-3, reducing Chicago’s AL Central lead to two games.


Alex Rios.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rios Drives In 6, Sox Win Series

Alex Rios homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 6-2 win over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday.

670 The Score–09/05/2012

Robin Ventura. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Heyman: Ventura A Candidate For Manager Of The Year

When the White Sox announced they had secretly hired Robin Ventura as their new manager, the city of Chicago collectively scratched its head.

670 The Score–08/27/2012

Chris Sale. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Cooper: World Series Will Go Through Pitching Staff

Look no further than the 2005 White Sox to see just how important a pitching staff can be in the playoffs.

670 The Score–08/23/2012

Chicago White Sox left fielder Alex Gordon dives in to score a run in the 6th inning as A.J. Pierzynski turns with the ball at U.S. Cellular Field on August 7, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Beckham Leads Off With HR, But Sox Fall To Royals 5-2

Bruce Chen outpitched Jake Peavy for his first win in six weeks, Billy Butler hit his career-high 22nd homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2 on Tuesday night.


Chicago White Sox outfielder Jordan Danks congratulates catcher A.J. Pierzynski after Pierzynski's two-run, pinch-hit home run against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the 7th inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 5, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox defeated the Angels 4-2. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: OK White Sox, Now Don’t Blow This

The White Sox are no longer a cute little story, and that’s a good thing.

670 The Score–08/05/2012

Jake Peavy.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Peavy’s Gem Leads Sox To Win

Jake Peavy struck out eight over eight smooth innings, Alejandro De Aza gave Chicago the lead in the eighth with an infield single off Scott Diamond’s leg and the White Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 3-2 on Wednesday.

670 The Score–08/01/2012

Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Viciedo’s 4 RBIs Lead White Sox Over Twins

Dayan Viciedo homered and drove in four runs, and the Chicago White Sox beat Minnesota 8-2 Wednesday for a three-game sweep of the last-place Twins.

670 The Score–07/25/2012

Jake Peavy #44 of the Chicago White Sox pitches against the Kansas City Royals in the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on July 14, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Royals Pull Ahead Of White Sox, Peavy In 6-3 Win

Alcides Escobar hit a pair of homers off Jake Peavy, the second a go-ahead shot with two outs in the seventh inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 6-3 Saturday night.


Robin Ventura congratulates Kevin Youkilis after a two-run home run.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Hoge’s White Sox Mailbag: 10 Burning Questions For The 2nd Half

As of July 10, it looks like I was wrong. My prediction was on the high end of what everyone else was predicting and yet, it wasn’t high enough.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Robin Ventura chats with Kenny Williams. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Seriously, Appreciate The Game

This is the first All-Star break in recent memory that hasn’t felt like the serene eye of a giant, swirling storm, in both good times and bad.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2012

Jake Peavy. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Peavy Heading To All-Star Game As Replacement

Jake Peavy is heading to the All-Star Game in Kansas City after all.


Yu Darvish. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Yu Darvish Beats Out Peavy For Final A.L. All-Star Spot

The White Sox may have swept the Rangers, but they lost to Texas in the vote for the final American League All-Star.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2012

Jake Peavy. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Video: Gordon Beckham Impersonates Jake Peavy With Chris Rongey

The White Sox are making a final push to get Jake Peavy to the All-Star Game Thursday and they are getting help from everyone.

670 The Score–07/05/2012

David Freese and Jake Peavy. (Photos by Bob Levey and Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

White Sox, Cardinals Partner To Send Peavy, Freese To All-Star Game

​Two is better than one, right?

670 The Score–07/03/2012

Jake Peavy.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Video: White Sox Release #TakeJake Campaign

​As Jake Peavy battles for the last remaining All Star spot in the MLB Final Vote, the White Sox are doing whatever they can to get their star pitcher to Kansas City.

670 The Score–07/03/2012

Jake Peavy.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

White Sox Offering Prizes To Fans Who Vote Peavy To All-Star Game

The White Sox are offering prizes for fans who vote Peavy to this year’s All-Star Game.

670 The Score–07/02/2012

Houston Astros v Chicago Cubs

Finfer: Crazy Sports Weekend Recap

So much for the quiet. It was a lot to digest in one Sunday. Thank goodness for the shortened holiday week. And decriminalized marijuana.

CBS Chicago–07/02/2012

Kevin Youkilis. (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Youkilis To Bat Second In First Game With White Sox

Youkilis will bat second for the White Sox, with Gordon Beckham getting dropped to the No. 9 spot in the order.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2012