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Paul Konerko #14 of the Chicago White Sox walks up to bat during the second inning against the Kansas City Royals at U.S. Cellular Field on September 27, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Konerko And White Sox Adjusting To New Role

Paul Konerko has been more interested observer than participant in the first two weeks of the season.

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Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

White Sox GM Hahn Calls Danks, Youngsters’ Development Keys To Season

Rick Hahn needs some of the younger White Sox to reach their potentially quickly.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Levine: Konerko Turns Down Opening Day Start

The essence of leadership is being selfless. Paul Konerko has proved one more time why he has been the ultimate teammate and leader of the White Sox for 16 years.

03/30/2014

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Konerko On Opening In Cold: ‘It Sucks’

White Sox veteran Paul Konerko doesn’t think baseball is meant to be played in Chicago in April.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2014

Jose Quintana. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: White Sox Set Rotation, Mull Dunn Or Konerko For Opener

The White Sox will break up the lefties in their starting rotation.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Konerko, White Sox Ready To Evolve

Paul Konerko is ready to take on a minor or major role for the 2014 White Sox.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2014

Matt Davidson. (Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

White Sox GM Hahn: Konerko To Get Around 200 PAs, Davidson Still Vying For 3B Job

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn sees value in Paul Konerko on and off the field.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Lindholm: The Cost Of Paul Konerko’s Roster Spot

The White Sox may face late-inning binds because of Konerko’s lack of versatility.

CBS Chicago–02/28/2014

Gordon Beckham. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Beckham Ready To Prove He Is The Man

White Sox second baseman Gordon Beckham could bat second, eighth or ninth in the order.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2014

Paul Konerko. (Getty Images)

Levine: No Sadness For Konerko In Facing Last Go-Round

Konerko also doesn’t plan — for now — on staying in baseball after his retirement.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Dunn, Konerko Have Questions On New Plate Collision Rules

Dunn believes more leg injuries could occur, while Konerko is worried about the umps having to decipher intent.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2014

Adam Dunn. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Levine: Dunn Not Concerned About Playing Time Or Future

Adam Dunn is a realist but also still preparing to play 162 games if needed.

CBS Chicago–02/24/2014

Paul Konerko. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Konerko Ready For Last Hurrah With White Sox

Paul Konerko is willingly accepting his role as a mentor and part-time player.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Jose Abreu. (Getty Images)

Jose Abreu Eager To Get Started For White Sox

Manager Robin Ventura calls Abreu a “compete hitter” who can go to all fields.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2014

Dayan Viciedo. (Getty Images)

Lindholm: A Quick Path To White Sox Respectability

The White Sox made way too many “mistakes” last year that can be easily corrected.

CBS Chicago–02/14/2014

Chris Sale. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Lindholm: White Sox 2014 PECOTA Projections

Jose Abreu, Adam Eaton and Chris Sale are a few White Sox with intriguing projections.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2014

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Who’s Been Naughty And Nice In Chicago Sports This Year?

Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).

670 The Score–12/24/2013

White Sox GM Rick Hahn and manager Robin Ventura.  (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Angi: Can Hahn Make The White Sox Contenders At The Winter Meetings?

Many people have been critical of what they perceive as Hahn’s decision to punt next season, but even though I tend to be more of a cynic than an optimist (especially when analyzing baseball deals) for some reason I’m inclined to give the Sox the benefit of the doubt for now.

12/09/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Konerko: I Know My Role For 2014

In one of his more candid interviews, White Sox captain Paul Konerko opened up to 670 The Score on Thursday morning.

670 The Score–12/05/2013

Jacoby Ellsbury. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Lindholm: What Are Baseball’s Top Free Agents Really Worth In 2013?

There has been a flurry of activity as the window for baseball free agency opened, and it’s hard to evaluate a deal without some kind of baseline measure.

670 The Score–12/05/2013

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