| Aug 17, 2008
| 8:20 PM
The pounding was so complete and convincing that previous failures at McAfee Coliseum suddenly seemed distant to the White Sox.
Thanks to four home runs and a relentless pitching effort from Javier Vazquez, the Sox won consecutive games there for the...
| Aug 18, 2008
| 10:03 PM
Mark Buehrle got picked on at home Monday night for one of the few times this season.
But his offensive brothers provided timely protection as the White Sox took a one-game lead in the American League Central.
Sparked by home runs from Nick Swisher,...
| Aug 23, 2008
| 8:16 PM
Not only do the White Sox find themselves left out of the playoff puzzle this morning, they also are wondering if the missing piece can be found in time to save the season.
With their second straight loss to Tampa Bay, this one 5-3 Saturday, the Sox have...
| Aug 24, 2008
| 8:28 PM
Baseball games don't come any more bizarre — or more meaningful — than the White Sox's 10-inning, 6-5 victory Sunday over Tampa Bay.
There's the big picture: The Sox jumped from out of the playoffs to first place in the AL Central by a half-...
| Aug 25, 2008
| 8:50 PM
Jim Thome made history Monday night, and Alexei Ramirez strengthened his case for the future.
Those contributions alleviated the sting of losing the completion of their April 28 suspended game, as the White Sox and Baltimore won their games by 4-3...
| Aug 30, 2008
| 8:54 PM
A waiting game has turned into varying degrees of anguish for the White Sox.
Though reinforcements will arrive Monday, trying to hold on to first place in the American League Central has become more difficult.
Subpar pitching, a lack of clutch hitting...
| 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 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 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 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...