Jesse Crain

Jesse Crain

Crain: Winning Games Against Division Is Key To Comeback

One member of the White Sox has a lot of insight into how the Twins have been able to win six of the last nine AL Central titles.

CBS Chicago–06/28/2011

Adam Dunn

White Sox Still Hoping Dunn Will Break Out

Adam Dunn’s 0-for-4 game, including three strikeouts, in Monday night’s loss to the Cubs is something that White Sox fans are getting familiar with.

670 The Score–06/21/2011

Ozzie Guillen

Crain: ‘I Have Nothing But Respect’ For Ozzie

It’s a safe bet to say that, at times, Ozzie Guillen can be a distraction for a team. Whether it’s Twitter messages from him son or calling the Minnesota Twins “a bunch of midgets,” there’s rarely a dull moment. But he also has the unwavering loyalty of his players.

670 The Score–06/20/2011

John Danks

Crain: ‘Huge’ First Win For John Danks

John Danks has allowed four or fewer runs in seven of his last 10 starts, but until Monday night, didn’t have a win on the season.

670 The Score–06/07/2011

Jake Peavy

Hoge’s Weekend Recap: Peavy, Zambrano, LeBron And More

A busy weekend ends with thoughts on Peavy, Zambrano and the Big Ten Championship Game. Also, LeBron James handles a tough question brilliantly.

670 The Score–06/06/2011

Jesse Crain

White Sox Can’t Play With Eyes On Standings

The Chicago White Sox have won seven of their last 10 games, but still find themselves 10 games back of the Cleveland Indians. But if Chicago wants to contend for the AL Central title, they can’t focus on the standings.

670 The Score–05/18/2011

Jesse Crain

White Sox Need Wins Before West Coast Trip

The Chicago White Sox have a half-game lead over the Minnesota Twins, but it’s not for first place in the division like many expected it would be before the season started.

670 The Score–05/03/2011

Mark Buehrle

Buehrle, White Sox Snap Five-Game Losing Streak

Paul Konerko homered twice and Mark Buehrle pitched 6 2-3 scoreless innings to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 6-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.

670 The Score–05/02/2011

Ozzie Guillen

Crain: Ozzie Understands The ‘Ups And Downs’ Of A Season

An important element of Ozzie Guillen’s managerial skills can get lost amongst the Tweeting, press conference rants and on-field antics. Despite all of the distractions, Guillen has the loyalty and respect of his players.

670 The Score–04/28/2011

Edwin Jackson

White Sox Need To Stay Focused On Themselves

The Chicago White Sox lost their fifth consecutive game when the Rays knocked them off 5-0 on Monday night. Although it’s still early in the season, the White Sox are now five games back of the AL Central lead.

670 The Score–04/19/2011

Chicago White Sox

Crain: White Sox Can’t Dwell On Early Bullpen Struggles

For the most part, things have gone pretty well for the Chicago White Sox this season, but one area of rising concern remains to be the team’s bullpen, and closer Matt Thornton.

670 The Score–04/12/2011

Matt Thornton

Bernstein: Sox Bullpen Off To Bad Start

Ten games into a major-league season is no time to declare a crisis. There will be normalization of underperformance, just as there is in the other direction. In time, players will be who they are.

670 The Score–04/12/2011

Matt Thornton

Stone: Too Early To Pull Plug On Thornton

Matt Thornton hasn’t got off to the best start for the 2011 season. In his 3.1 innings pitched, he’s allowed seven hits and walked two and given up six runs, although only one of them was earned.

670 The Score–04/11/2011

Edwin Jackson

Crain: White Sox Starters Among Tops In AL

Just three games into the season, and it’s the Chicago White Sox offense that’s stealing most of the attention, but that’s not due to under-performing starting pitching.

670 The Score–04/05/2011

A.J. Pierzynski

Crain Excited To Work With Pierzynski

A.J. Pierzynski has a reputation of being a player you hate to play against, but love as a teammate. Well newly acquired Jesse Crain is going to find out just how true that really is.

670 The Score–03/31/2011

Jesse Crain

Crain Looking For Edge In Spring Training

Spring training is just starting to pick up some steam. Over the course of the the next month of games, players will look to make the adjustments and prepare themselves for the long 162-game season.

670 The Score–02/28/2011

Jesse Crain

Crain: Great Work Ethic At White Sox Spring Training

Jesse Crain may not have been the Chicago White Sox offseason move that garnered the most headlines, but he might be as important as the rest of them.

670 The Score–02/21/2011

Jesse Crain, Will Ohman

Crain Finds It Weird Going From Twins To Sox

The White Sox rivalry against the Twins is an old one. With relief pitcher Jesse Crain leaving the Twins to join the black and white, things could get interesting for the pitcher.


Jesse Crain

Cowley: Jesse Crain Talks Signing With The Enemy

Further evidence that Ken Williams doesn’t mess around when it comes to adding to the on-the-field product was offered up by newly-signed White Sox reliever Jesse Crain on Monday.

670 The Score–12/20/2010

Minnesota Twins v New York Yankees

White Sox, Crain Finalize Contract

The Chicago White Sox have agreed to terms on a three-year, $13-million contract with free agent relief pitcher Jesse Crain.

670 The Score–12/20/2010