| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Ken Williams was smiling Sunday afternoon. The White Sox general manager seemed revved up, if not totally revived, by the Kevin Youkilis trade.
Maybe it was just the idea of making a deal after spending weeks crying poor attendance. Deals, after all, are...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 7:46 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — You couldn't have blamed Kevin Youkilis if he wanted a little time to collect himself. But baseball doesn't work like that, not during the 162-game marathon.
So there was Youkilis on Monday, reporting to Target Field about 24 hours...
| 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 3, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Chris Sale was named to the All-Star team.
Sale has been talked about as the American League starter.
Sale should not pick up so much as the rosin bag a week from today in Kansas City.
Sale is important. The All-...
| Jul 4, 2012
With a stern voice usually reserved for stump speeches or Springfield, Gov. Pat Quinn stared into the camera and appealed to White Sox voters everywhere.
"Band together in the best tradition of baseball fans and send our best, Jake Peavy, to theAll-...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:14 PM
Ozzieball was always a misnomer.
Taking their lead from the guy in the manager's office, White Sox marketing types and some of their more casual fans romanticized the Ozzie Guillen era as one of in-your-face baseball — aggressive baserunning,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 9:58 AM
This has been one bad, ugly and stupid offseason for the White Sox,which followed their bad, ugly and stupid regular season, so, hey, love your consistency, guys.
“Good guys wear bad, ugly and stupid.’’ Whaddaya think? Good slogan?...
| Jan 27, 2012
White Sox fans are flocking to the Palmer House Hilton for SoxFest, which kicks off Friday night.
Each day at SoxFest includes autograph sessions and a photo stage.
Friday 4-9 p.m.: "State of the Game" seminar with Commissioner Bud Selig and announcer...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:31 PM
I'm sorry, but with his thin, wiry build and violent arm motion, I just don't see Chris Sale holding up as a 200-plus innings starting pitcher. I'd keep him in the bullpen. Do you know who has always looked like a perfect starting pitcher to me? Matt...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:45 PM
Nothing amuses Arroyo Grande (Calif.) High School athletic director Dwight MacDonald more these days than looking at the American League Central standings.
But scanning his baseball coaching roster with colleagues comes close.
"We have fun trying to...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 9:47 PM
Adam Dunn couldn't stop smiling. He was floating, levitating almost, as he talked about how all the years of his baseball career — including one of the longest seasons anyone has ever had — had led to two swings of his bat Monday night.
| Sep 29, 2012
| 8:04 PM
As Rays first baseman Carlos Pena caught the White Sox's final out of a demoralizing 10-4 loss Saturday at U.S. Cellular Field, a particularly fed-up fellow unleashed frustration that echoed from an empty stadium throughout the South Side.