Robin Ventura was a surprise pick for manager when White Sox GM Kenny Williams picked him to replace Ozzie Guillen last October, but Williams says he knew Ventura would be a good manager “about 17 years ago.”
Oh, hello, football. Didn’t see you there. How’ve you been? I hope well. You look good.
Whatever the response to the pointing out of you not showing up to games may be, let’s face it. You’re cheap, White Sox fans.
Normally the story is the high-priced talent that gives the Yankees an edge over nearly every other team in baseball, but this year the role players have told much of the story.
The White Sox general manager is dead serious about his struggle to enjoy the job of a Major League Baseball GM on a daily basis.
World Series aside, this may be Kenny Williams’ best season as White Sox general manager.
It’s no secret White Sox general manager Kenny Williams is one of the most aggressive GMs in the game.
Days before the Marlins headed to Chicago for a three-game series against the Cubs, Guillen told the Sun-Times he felt backstabbed by certain members of the Chicago media. On Tuesday, he explained those feelings.
Clearly — based on what we have seen from both parties since last fall — the White Sox went in the right direction.
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.
With the first half of the baseball season in the books, 670 The Score producer Chris Tannehill went into the studio and mixed together a fantastic 1st half White Sox recap.
Let’s hope the Mayans are just as inept in the art of prognostication as baseball observers.
The White Sox made an important move Sunday, adding third baseman Kevin Youkilis. Naturally, there is plenty of buzz about the deal in this week’s mailbag.
Be excited, White Sox and Cubs fans. You are both getting important players on your favorite teams’ rosters this week. Important doesn’t necessarily mean a cure-all, though.
As the White Sox were busy regaining first place in the AL Central, management was busy filling a hole at third base via trade. Former Red Sox, now White Sox, third baseman Kevin Youkilis was dealt during the eighth inning of the White Sox/Brewers pitchers’ duel.
The underlying theme throughout this season has been the lack of attendance from White Sox fans.
At some point a fact is a fact: the White Sox’s attendance issues are going to have an impact on what kind of improvements can be made in the next month and a half.
It seems more appropriate, and fun, to combine both rosters into one embarrassing, pathetic, and disturbing group.
In one of the developing, most interesting stories of the 2012 local baseball season, people are picking their sides.
Don’t look now, but the White Sox are suddenly just a game behind the Texas Rangers for the best record in the American League. That sure happened quickly.