| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Jake Peavy said he doesn’t know if he’s “100 percent (compared) to what I was four years ago,’’ but he’s still collecting 100 percent of that trade-choking salary, you betcha.
Peavy said he wants to pitch 200 innings,...
| Feb 26, 2012
| 8:51 PM
Ken Williams has the enviable position of seemingly being the only Chicago executive immune from the pressure to win and perform. In recent years we have seen all the Chicago franchises clean house. The Chairman needs to pocket his loyalty and let...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:11 PM
The Cubs improved to 9-3 against the Sox in Cactus League play since 2009 by hitting three home runs en route to a 5-1 victory before 10,327 fans at Camelback Ranch.
The Cubs snapped a 1-1 tie with two out in the second against Sox left-hander Chris...
| May 23, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Ozzie Guillen (right) argues with the home plate umpire during the White Sox-Los Angeles Angels game at Angel Stadium on May 11, 2011. (Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-US Presswire) White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen had dinner at Lillie's Q in Wicker Park on...
| Apr 1, 2011
| 1:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - The 2011 salaries for the 844 major league baseball players on opening day rosters and disabled lists. Figures were obtained by The Associated Press from management and player sources and include salaries and pro-rated shares of signing...
| Apr 15, 2011
| 2:48 PM
White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen said Friday that he was "tired of the soap opera" surrounding the daily travails of his bullpen and that "whoever is there in the ninth inning" will be the closer.
Guillen also tried to build the confidence of his...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 1:30 AM
Women's College Basketball-Morgan State at North Carolina A&T, 3:30 p.m. (ESPNU); St. John's at West Virginia, 6 p.m. (ESPN2); Louisiana Tech at Nevada, 10 p.m. (ESPNU)
Men's College Basketball-Villanova at Notre Dame, 6 p.m. (ESPN);...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 9:58 PM
Sergio Santos came on to get a four-out save against the Cubs on Tuesday night, and you couldn’t help but play what-if.
The save was Santos’ 13th in 15 tries. He faced the 4-5-6-7 hitters and struck out three of them. And you couldn’t...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Jake Peavy can dominate opposing hitters as well as he can dominate the disabled list.
For 90 pitches or so, anyway.
Peavy said his start against the Cubs on Wednesday night was a struggle, and not just with catcher A.J. Pierzynski, whatever that was....
| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:47 AM
What we learned from City Series, Part One:
A.J. Pierzynski is good on triples until 2013.
Pierzynski is good on (bleeping) off teammates until then, too.
Starlin Castro is money.
Mark Buehrle remains an Interleague Hall-of-Famer.
Brent Morel knows...