Schuster: White Sox Get Their New Third Baseman, Cubs Still SearchingThere was an influx of both Chicago teams needing third basemen, and players available coming into Baseball's Winter Meetings, and on Wednesday the logjam opened up.
Cowley: There Was Never A Competition For Third BaseOn Thursday, the Chicago White Sox named Brent Morel their starting third baseman. While it seems as if Morel beat out Mark Teahen based on their spring training performances, the job may have been decided much sooner.
Teahen Welcomes Competition For ThirdLast season the perception was that Mark Teahen was going to be the Chicago White Sox's third baseman heading into the season. This season, however, there appears to be more competition at the hot corner.