After Jake Peavy threw two innings in a spring training session last Friday, he described his Saturday soreness as “normal,” and that a great sign for the Chicago White Sox.
Alex Rios hit two home runs and drove in five runs as the Chicago White Sox and the Cleveland Indians combined for 32 runs in a 16-16 tie.
Former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali will visit with the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday during a closed meeting in the team’s clubhouse.
Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza returned to pitch to two more batters after being hit in the back by a line drive.
In maybe the most important spring training start for any starting pitcher, Jake Peavy looked about as good as the Chicago White Sox could have hoped.
Mike Quade’s tenure as the Chicago Cubs manager got off to a pretty rocky start when Carlos Silva and Aramis Ramirez got into a dugout scuffle after errors were committed while Silva was on the mound.
Starlin Castro’s major league debut was one of the best in Chicago Cubs history. His six RBI performance included a home run and a triple. But Cubs’ fans soon learned there would be defensive struggles for their young short stop.
The health of Jake Peavy is important to the Chicago White Sox, but it might not be the most important thing to the team’s success. Their success will hinge on the pitching staff’s depth.
With the departure of former Chicago White Sox closer Bobby Jenks, the team has opened up the competition to be this year’s closer to the entire bullpen. And it’s a job they’d all love to have.
Baseball legend Steve Stone Joins the Boers and Bernstein show to discuss his new book and breaks down spring-ball for the Chicago Cubs and White Sox.
Clayton Kershaw started the game with a four-pitch walk to former-Dodger Juan Pierre.
The Chicago Cubs prepare for they’re second spring training game. On Monday, they’ll take on the Milwaukee Brewers with Carlos Pena, Tyler Colvin and Alfonso Soriano in the lineup.
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.
It hasn’t been a complete overhaul of the Chicago Cubs team, but there’s already a different feel around spring training.
This is one of the biggest spring trainings of Jeff Samardzija’s young career, but you couldn’t tell by talking to him.
Spring training is a time to focus and discuss a baseball team’s immediate future, but a little digging through the spring training rosters and you can find a team’s future stars and busts.
The Chicago Cubs spring training complex will be built before the commercial portion of team’s project.
The St. Louis Cardinals’ Adam Wainwright injured his throwing elbow and is returning to St. Louis to have it examined by team doctors. The former 20-game winner could miss the season if Tommy John surgery is needed.
Obviously, it’s still plenty early and no one has even played a game but it’s never too early to look into a crystal ball as to what might happen during the regular season.
Newly acquired Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn will be faced with increased pressure this season as he moves to a team that is expected to reach the playoffs, and that’s pressure he welcomes.