Chicago Cubs, White Sox Practice In Scorching Heat With COVID-19 PrecautionsObviously this version of camp much different than things were back in Arizona in March. Players all had to go through an intake process that included COVID-19 testing.
White Sox Pitcher Michael Kopech Misses Start Of Summer Camp Due To Personal MatterKopech is coming back from Tommy John surgery in September 2018. He hit triple-digits on the radar gun during his first spring training appearance.
White Sox Will Now Face Cardinals, Not Yankees, In Game At Field Of DreamsIt remains unclear whether fans would be allowed at the game at a new 8,000-seat stadium adjacent to where the movie was filmed on a diamond in an Iowa cornfield.
Andy Masur Named New White Sox Radio Play-By-Play Announcer, Replacing The Late Ed FarmerMasur, a Glenview native, will join analyst Darrin Jackson in the radio booth for the upcoming 60-game season, which will begin on July 23 or 24.
What Can We Expect From Cubs, White Sox This Shortened Baseball Season?CBS 2’s Luke Stuckmeyer asked Mark Gonzales, the Cubs beat writer for the Chicago Tribune, what kind of game shape the players are likely to be in.
White Sox Say Shortened 2020 Season Will Be Crucial As They Move From Rebuild To Competitive PhaseThe White Sox will be back on the field at Guaranteed Rate Field next Friday for their first workout.
White Sox Have Largest Playoff Odds Increase With 60-Game Season, According To FanGraphs ProjectionsThe White Sox playoff chances increased by 18 percent according to projections. But, they're still on the outside looking in.
White Sox Sign Top Draft Pick Garrett CrochetCrochet, 20, was the 11th overall pick of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft earlier this month.
MLB Players Say Talks Futile, Tell League 'It’s Time To Get Back To Work. Tell Us When And Where'Baseball players told Major League Baseball additional talks to start the season during the coronavirus pandemic are pointless and said owners should order a return to work, which likely would spark lengthy litigation and the sport's return to labor wars.
White Sox Select Pitcher Garrett Crochet Of University Of Tennessee In First Round Of MLB DraftThe Chicago White Sox on Wednesday selected left-handed pitcher Garrett Crochet from the University of Tennessee in the first round of the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
Mount Carmel's Ed Howard Swings For The Fences For The Upcoming Amateur Draft"I've been here since I was 12 years old. They just help me on the field and off the field. They help me mature as a player, mentally and physically."
White Sox, At Least 9 Other Major League Teams Pledge More Stipends To Minor League PlayersMLB suspended spring training and postponed the start of the minor league season in March due to the novel coronavirus, leaving low-paid minor league players in lurch.
Former Pitcher Dan Plesac: MLB Players Will Struggle During Shortened Season In Empty Stadiums, Especially White SoxMemorial Day is usually loaded with baseball games, but the coronavirus pandemic has thus far prevented the season from starting.
'Field Of Dreams' Under Construction In IowaThey are continuing to build it. But will they come? Progress is being made on the 8,000 seat ballpark on the Dyersville, Iowa farm. That's where the film starring Kevin Costner took place. The small city is still hopeful for Iowa's first-ever major league game.
AP Source: MLB Owners Approve Plan To Start Season In JulyMLB officials are slated to make a presentation to the union on Tuesday. An agreement with the players' association is needed, and talks are expected to be difficult — especially over a proposal for a revenue split that would be unprecedented for baseball.
Former White Sox Player Michael Huff Recalls Teaching Michael Jordan On Baseball FieldMichael Jordan’s baseball detour will be featured on this week’s “The Last Dance” documentary.
White Sox Play-By-Play Man Jason Benetti Hopes To See Baseball In 2020White Sox play-by-play man Jason Benetti is playing the waiting game like everyone else, and he has certainly missed calling games.
Benetti Delivers Moving Messages From Outside The Broadcast Booth"There have been times where I started to read one of these and have broken down in tears."
Cancellation Of 2020 Baseball Hall Of Fame Induction Weekend Is For 'Everyone's Safety,' Ken 'Hawk' Harrelson SaysFormer White Sox broadcaster Ken “Hawk” Harrelson said the choice to cancel the 2020 Hall of Fame induction weekend due to the coronavirus pandemic was “absolutely the right decision.”
White Sox Radio Voice Ed Farmer Dies At Age 70White Sox television play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti called Farmer "a loyal, welcoming friend" in a tribute on Twitter.
White Sox, Cubs' Seasons Delayed As MLB Suspends Spring Training, Pushes Back Opening Day By At Least Two WeeksThe decision came following a call with the 30 ball clubs and consultation with the Major League Baseball Players Association.
Stellar Debut For Michael Kopech, Though White Sox Lose To RangersWhite Sox pitcher Michael Kopech fueled up his rehabbed arm Tuesday, and threw in a game for the first time since Tommy John surgery in 2018.
Mediocre Day For Dylan Cease As White Sox, Reds End Game In TieDylan Cease didn’t have the start he was hoping for when the White Sox took on the Cincinnati Reds in Cactus League play on Monday.
White Sox Split Squads Beat Kansas City Royals, San Diego PadresThe White Sox hosted the Kansas City Royals Sunday in a split-squad game as Cactus League play moves forward.
White Sox Top Rockies In Cactus League Game, Sign Moncada To 5-Year ExtensionOperation lock-up-the-young-core continues for White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn.
White Sox A Squad Tops Brewers, Yasmani Grandal Returns On B SquadIn a good sign for White Sox fans, Yasmani Grandal was back on Wednesday – pretty much.
Nicky Delmonico Has First Homer, But White Sox Fall To A's In Cactus League PlayThe White Sox took on the Oakland Athletics in Cactus League play on Tuesday.
White Sox Fall To San Diego Padres In Cactus League MatchupThe White Sox took on the San Diego Padres in Cactus League play on Monday.
White Sox Eke Out Victory Over Joe Maddon's L.A. Angels In ArizonaThe White Sox took on Joe Maddon and the Los Angeles Angels during Cactus League Play in Tempe, Arizona on Sunday.
White Sox Rally In 7th, Beat Seattle MarinersIt was a beautiful day to watch some baseball in Glendale, Arizona Thursday as the White Sox hosted the Seattle Mariners in Spring Training play.