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Call to the Pen Nov 17, 2020

Chicago White Sox: Jose Abreu makes history with MVP award

Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu made history when he took home the 2020 American League MVP award. When José Abreu was named the Most Valuable Player of the American League last week, the Chicago White Sox slugger made history. Not only was he the third Cuban to win the award but he was […] Chicago White Sox: Jose Abreu makes history with MVP award - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Column: Jose Abreu says he has Tony La Russa’s back, but will that matter to angry Chicago White Sox fans?

Column: Jose Abreu says he has Tony La Russa’s back, but will that matter to angry Chicago White Sox fans?

Will continued outcry from Chicago White Sox fans force Jerry Reinsdorf to reconsider the hiring of Tony La Russa? Will La Russa “step down” and avoid returning to Chicago amid so much controversy?
Nov 14, 2020
After talk with Pujols, AL MVP Jose Abreu weighs in on new White Sox manager Tony La Russa

After talk with Pujols, AL MVP Jose Abreu weighs in on new White Sox manager Tony La Russa

Abreu says, 'I just welcomed him. I told him I would support him and that I will have his back.'
Jose Abreu is still on cloud 9 after winning the AL MVP — and weighs in on new Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa: ‘I told him ... I will have his back'

Jose Abreu is still on cloud 9 after winning the AL MVP — and weighs in on new Chicago White Sox manager Tony La Russa: ‘I told him ... I will have his back'

White Sox slugger Jose Abreu still was soaking it all in after winning the American League Most Valuable Player Award. He also said he spoke with Tony La Russa and told the new manager "I would support him and that I will have his back.”
South Side Sox Nov 12, 2020
José Abreu wins the 2020 AL MVP award

José Abreu wins the 2020 AL MVP award

White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu (79) reacts after hitting a home run against the Minnesota Twins during the fourth inning at Guaranteed Rate Field. | Mike Dinovo-USA TODAY Sports #MVPITO has finally become a reality! The 2020 season held many surprises, but one thing that wasn’t so surprising is the fact that 33-year-old first baseman, José Abreu, is your new AL MVP! This award was announced by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America this evening on MLB Network, along with Freddie Freeman being chosen as the NL MVP. Abreu received 21 first place votes to carry him to the...

Jose Abreu is named the AL MVP, becoming just the 4th Chicago White Sox player to win the award

Jose Abreu, who helped lead the White Sox to their first playoff appearance since 2008, was named the 2020 American League Most Valuable Player. Abreu, 33, hit .317 with 19 home runs and 60 RBIs and joined Frank Thomas, Dick Allen and Nellie Fox as the only Sox players to win the award.
Bluebird Banter Nov 11, 2020
Reacts: Jose Abreu gets the fan vote as AL MVP

Reacts: Jose Abreu gets the fan vote as AL MVP

Welcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across MLB. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged in Blue Jays fans, and fans across the country. Sign up here to join Reacts. The season has quickly transitioned to awards season in MLB. While the biggest awards in the game – MVP, Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year and Cy Young – are all still awarded by the BBWAA, fans had their own opportunity to chime in. Fans voted for the major awards in the most recent SB Nation Reacts survey. This year, they believe Chicago White Sox slugger José Abreu deserved the MVP, earning...
South Side Sox Nov 11, 2020
South Side Sox Reacts: José Abreu is the MVP favorite

South Side Sox Reacts: José Abreu is the MVP favorite

Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox slides into third base safe against the Oakland Athletics during the seventh inning of Game 3 of the American League Wild Card Round at RingCentral Coliseum on Oct. 1, 2020 in Oakland. | Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ And the Cy Young races both look like runaways SWelcome to SB Nation Reacts, a survey of fans across MLB. Each week, we send out questions to the most plugged in White Sox fans, and fans across the country. Sign up here to join Reacts. We’ve quickly transitioned into baseball’s awards season. While the biggest awards in the game...
Call to the Pen Nov 10, 2020

Chicago White Sox: Jose Abreu looking to secure first MVP award

After winning his third Silver Slugger award, Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu has his sights set on another prize. On Thursday, Chicago White Sox slugger José Abreu won the third Silver Slugger of his storied seven year career. In fact, he became only the second Cuban to win the award three times, joining […] Chicago White Sox: Jose Abreu looking to secure first MVP award - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson quells concerns he might not get along with new manager Tony La Russa: ‘I’m looking forward to learning from him’

Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson quells concerns he might not get along with new manager Tony La Russa: ‘I’m looking forward to learning from him’

Tim Anderson and Eloy Jimenez were two of the three White Sox to earn Silver Slugger awards Thursday, along with Jose Abreu. The two discussed the Sox managerial change with reporters and Anderson answered questions about whether he'll get along with Tony La Russa.
Chicago White Sox’s Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson and Eloy Jimenez establish franchise record as all three players become Silver Slugger Award winners

Chicago White Sox’s Jose Abreu, Tim Anderson and Eloy Jimenez establish franchise record as all three players become Silver Slugger Award winners

The White Sox had one of the top offenses in the American League in 2020. Three players — Tim Anderson, Jose Abreu and Eloy Jimenez — were recognized Thursday as Silver Slugger Award winners.

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