| May 4, 2011
| 7:38 AM
The Chicago White Sox are sticking with most of the same lineup for Wednesday's game that was no-hit the night before by the Twins' Francisco Liriano.
A. J. Pierzynski is back behind the plate for the 1:10 p.m. matinee, with Mark Teahen at third base and...
| May 4, 2011
| 10:28 AM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said before Wednesday's game against the Twins that he second-guesses himself long before his critics do.
"I do it the same way. What’s wrong with this team?" he said less than 24 hours after his team was no-hit by...
| Jul 24, 2011
| 5:59 PM
The Detroit Tigers know the Minnesota Twins are likely to be hanging around down the stretch and are glad to knock them back whenever possible.Relying on strong starting pitching and timely hitting, the Tigers did just that.Rick Porcello cruised through...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jim Thome finished 3-for-4 with a pair of home runs -- including his 600th career blast -- and drove in five as Minnesota outslugged Detroit, 9-6, in the opener of a three-game series from Comerica Park.
The historic blast came in the seventh inning off...
| May 17, 2011
| 10:13 PM
On a night Felix Hernandez and Francisco Liriano engaged in a pitcher's duel for much of the evening, a pair of first-inning walks by the Mariners ace wound up being the difference in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota at Safeco Field.
The Twins snapped a nine-game...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:56 AM
Maybe it’s me, and maybe I’m alone on this one, but sorry, I’m not impressed with the Yankees.
They came to the South Side this week. They brought the best record in the American League. They had hit the most homers. Did all of them...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 7:28 AM
Maybe you blame Cubs team President Theo Epstein for failing to take every step required to execute the trade of Ryan Dempster to Atlanta.
Maybe you blame Dempster for failing to live up to his word that he would waive his no-trade rights for certain...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 6:42 AM
There are a lot of ways to look at the Chicago White Sox’s surprising trade for Minnesota Twins left-hander Francisco Liriano, and all of them seem good.
First, White Sox general manager Ken Williams acquired the most important element in the...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 4:21 PM
Do you think Sox overpaid for Brett Myers? The player to be named later is most likely a high 2011 draft pick, which is why they have to wait. Jim F., Denver
Jim, thanks for your patience. I realize you submitted this question before the player to be...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:21 PM
One day after hitting a walk-off homer for a White Sox victory over the A's, Jordan Danks was not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game. The A's were throwing left-hander Travis Blackley and Danks, a left-handed hitter, mostly plays against right-...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 8:55 AM
C.C Sabathia struggled in his first two starts of the 2012 season, having only an 0-0 record and a 6.75 ERA to show for his efforts. Baseball has a long season with many games, so a sluggish start is not the end of the world. However, when you are the...