| Oct 17, 2012
| 7:09 PM
The White Sox were extremely pleased with the development of their pitching staff in 2012, particularly the rookie relievers who experienced the pressure of a division race.
In fact, general manager Ken Williams resisted any temptation to trade any of...
| May 13, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Adam Dunn, who is playing first base, is the only left-handed hitter in the White Sox lineup Sunday against Kansas City southpaw Danny Duffy.
Brent Lillibridge starts in center field and leads off in place of Alejandro De Aza, Tyler Flowers catches in...
| May 25, 2012
| 1:05 AM
CHICAGO - Cole De Vries wasn't sure what was in store for him. Turns out, it was a harsh welcome to the major leagues.
Paul Konerko and Alex Rios hit back-to-back homers and Alejandro De Aza added a grand slam to cap a six-run sixth inning, leading the...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Soccer-Premier League, Reading at Chelsea, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN2); UEFA Champions League, Panathinaikos at Malaga, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP)
Major League Baseball-Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers, 1 p.m. (WGN); Minnesota Twins at Oakland Athletics, 2:...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Paul Konerko, who is hitless in 10 at-bats in this weekend series, is not in the Chicago White Sox lineup Sunday for the finale against the Seattle Mariners.
Adam Dunn is at first base, with Dayan Viciedo as the DH. Leadoff hitter Alejandro De Aza also...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:11 PM
It is the BP Cup, right?
And that's British Petroleum, right?
And Britain is in Europe, right?
Then how, pray tell, could we have missed the chance to have some drama Wednesday night at U.S. Cellular Field?
The Cup should have been up for grabs to the...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Cubs starting pitcher Travis Wood wants home plate umpire C.B. Bucknor to know there’s an inside corner.
But the shoelaces were a strike?
Showing great savvy in adjusting to Bucknor’s sometimes incomprehensible strike zone...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Brent Lillibridge will be in center field and batting leadoff against Brewers left-hander Randy Wolf on Saturday. While Lillibridge replaces lefty-swinging Alejandro De Aza, the rest of the White Sox remains the same.
Dylan Axelrod starts for the White...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 6:18 PM
They don't give away Comeback Executive of the Year awards.
But as the first-place White Sox start a four-game series Thursday at Yankee Stadium against the best team in baseball, consider that Adam Dunn and Jake Peavy aren't the only professionals on...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:06 PM
The White Sox will go with their new regular lineup -- meaning Kevin Youkilis is batting second -- for the start of a weekend series against the Blue Jays' lefty Aaron Laffey.
That means left-handed bats Alejandro De Aza, Adam Dunn and A. J. Pierzynski...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 7:38 PM
This was the kind of September slide the South Side embraced rather than feared, one that brought the White Sox nearer the playoffs instead of farther away.
This was right fielder Alex Rios, the team's most valuable player, proving it yet another way by...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 7:45 AM
For the longest time, it appeared that Adam Dunn was a lock for Comeback Player of the Year, and he still might win it as he heads to another 40-homer/100-RBI season after last year’s 11-homer/42-RBI disaster.
But I’d suggest Alex Rios...