| Sep 6, 2008
| 10:39 PM
Redemption was never so sweet as it was for Jim Thome and the White Sox on Saturday night.
After going hitless in five previous at-bats and striking out with the winning run at third base in the 10th inning, Thome launched a home run with one out in...
| Sep 7, 2008
| 7:39 PM
Could lightning strike twice?
Less than 24 hours after rallying against the redoubtable Francisco Rodriguez, the White Sox tried to pull another victory out of their caps Sunday.
But this time Paul Konerko's single was all they could muster off...
| Sep 9, 2008
| 9:50 PM
After witnessing a lack of fundamentals, his hottest hitter suffer a knee injury and a doubleheader sweep that cut the White Sox's lead to one game in the American League Central, manager Ozzie Guillen sent a message to his players late Tuesday night....
| Sep 11, 2008
| 11:00 PM
There was a mild sigh of relief Thursday night from the White Sox, even after they had failed to expand their narrow lead in the American League Central.
They had the temporary satisfaction of no longer having to deal with Toronto for the remaining 16...
| Sep 14, 2008
| 10:15 PM
Chicago's monsoon season ended and the baseball season resumed Sunday at U.S. Cellular Field, with oars being replaced for bats.
It was a successful, if somewhat bumpy, landfall for the White Sox, who swept a doubleheader from the Tigers 4-2 and 11-7...
| Sep 15, 2008
| 8:50 PM
After the White Sox failed to expand their 11/2-game lead in the American League Central, manager Ozzie Guillen wondered again Monday night whether they can finally take advantage of rival Minnesota's recent skid.
"We have to win," Guillen said after the...
| Sep 17, 2008
NEW YORK—Coping with subpar production and three nagging injuries, Paul Konerko realized long ago his 2008 season was lost from a statistical standpoint.
But he pointed out two months ago that it could be salvaged with clutch hits, such as the...
| Sep 17, 2008
| 7:27 PM
The volatile state of the first-place White Sox had manager Ozzie Guillen placing more faith Wednesday night in rookie left-hander Clayton Richard than in his inconsistent offense or struggling bullpen.
Unfortunately for the Sox, Richard's sterling...
| Sep 18, 2008
| 9:28 PM
Orlando Cabrera's long pause spoke volumes about the baffling state of the White Sox.
"I think we're really missing something," Cabrera said Thursday night after the Sox absorbed a humbling 9-2 loss to the New York Yankees in their final game at Yankee...
| Sep 19, 2008
| 9:48 PM
The intensity returned Friday night.
So did the power.
Hours after a team meeting in which manager Ozzie Guillen questioned the White Sox's passion and lack of swagger, they responded with four home runs to pull away to a 9-4 victory over the Royals....
| Sep 20, 2008
| 10:18 PM
Just another game off the schedule.
That's all the White Sox achieved Saturday night in their quest to win the American League Central, as a listless performance cost them a chance to move closer to the division title in a 5-2 loss to Kansas City.
| Sep 22, 2008
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The magic number is five.
The dream number is three.
An American League Central title came into clearer focus Sunday for the White Sox after they earned a crisp 3-0 victory over the Royals.
The Sox maintained their 21/2-game...