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South Side Showdown 4 hours ago

White Sox to Retire Mark Buehrle’s No. 56 Jersey This Season

White Sox will honor former pitcher, Gold Glove winner in special ceremony in June at Guaranteed Rate Field. The retired pitcher pitched a no-hitter, perfect game with the team. The Chicago White Sox will honor another member of the 2005 World Series team when they retire the jersey number of former pitcher Mark Buehrle on […] White Sox to Retire Mark Buehrle’s No. 56 Jersey This Season - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Sox 5 hours ago
White Sox to retire Mark Buehrle’s number

White Sox to retire Mark Buehrle’s number

#56 The White Sox have announced today that they will be retiring Mark Buehrle’s number at a pre-game ceremony on June 24 prior to the White Sox 1:10 game against Oakland. Buehrle will become the 12th player to have their number retired with the White Sox. He joins former teammates Harold Baines, Frank Thomas, and Paul Konerko with that honor. Over 12 seasons with the White Sox, Buehrle made 365 regular season starts, the fourth most for the White Sox. He also pitched in six postseason games, including four starts, with the White Sox and went to four all-star games. That includes a...
South Side Showdown 7 hours ago

White Sox: Team Confident in Group of Catchers for 2017

Scott Merkin of MLB.com caught up with White Sox general manager Rick Hahn to discuss the catcher position. It seems the team is comfortable with the group they having moving into 2017. The catcher position has long been neglected by the Chicago White Sox. You can argue the last great player they had at the […] White Sox: Team Confident in Group of Catchers for 2017 - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Sox 7 hours ago
The road ahead for the top White Sox pitching prospects

The road ahead for the top White Sox pitching prospects

Carson Fulmer, Lucas Giolito and Reynaldo Lopez all have reasons to start 2017 in Charlotte, and optimism thereafter If you don’t remember the specifics from the service-time game from Carlos Rodon and Kris Bryant and others, the baseball season is 183 service days long, but a player only needs 172 for a full year of service time. For players with clean slates, teams tend to wait a couple of weeks before calling up their top prospects in order to gain an extra year of service time, even if excuses are absurd, and shed only after the timing is all too convenient. For Carson Fulmer, Lucas...
South Side Sox Feb 22, 2017
The intentional walk that made all others worth the pitches

The intentional walk that made all others worth the pitches

White Sox fans will always have Kevin Jepsen
Outside Pitch Feb 22, 2017

Mystery team revealed in busted Chicago White Sox trade

It was only two weeks ago that rumor surfaced about Mike Rizzo resuming discussions to bring Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson to the beltway. Almost simultaneously, White Sox general manager Rick Hahn intimated that trade deals with two separate teams were vetoed at the ownership level, adding dramatic tension to an already frenzied off-season. […] The post Mystery team revealed in busted Chicago White Sox trade appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
South Side Showdown Feb 22, 2017

White Sox: Can Yoan Moncada Become Next Face of Franchise?

White Sox have a potential star in the making with top prospect. Can the native Cuban eventually become face of franchise on the South Side? Chicago White Sox top prospect Yoan Moncada is getting acclimated to camp with the South Siders in Glendale, Ariz. Although the highly-touted prospect had a brief MLB stint with the […] White Sox: Can Yoan Moncada Become Next Face of Franchise? - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Feb 22, 2017

Chicago White Sox Could be Ready to Deal David Robertson

The Chicago White Sox have been a heavy discussion topic during the offseason with their trades of Chris Sale and Adam Eaton. The two popular topics have been how good will the club be down the line and who will the Sox trade next? A transaction on Tuesday may have the answer to the latter. […] Chicago White Sox Could be Ready to Deal David Robertson - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Showdown Feb 21, 2017

White Sox: 2017 An Important Year for Carlos Rodon

White Sox 2014 first round pick entering important season for his development as top starting pitcher. Can the young hurler take next step and become an ace? Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Carlos Rodon has had a solid but inconsistent start to his MLB career. Despite his 18-16 career record, the 2014 first round draft […] White Sox: 2017 An Important Year for Carlos Rodon - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Sox Feb 21, 2017
Avisail Garcia cements offseason tradition

Avisail Garcia cements offseason tradition

Weight loss cited for third straight year It’s not as strong, detailed and layered as Gordon Beckham’s unfortunate offseason tradition, but Avisail Garcia has his own little streak going. Here’s James Fegan relaying the latest iteration: Over the winter, Garcia said he dropped 14 pounds (Down to 254), got in over 120 at-bats in Venezuelan winter league, played every position in the outfield, and took just two weeks of vacation the whole time. [...] “I can run better like this. I can play better defense like this. I can hit better like this. I just have to keep working and lose a...
South Side Showdown Feb 21, 2017

White Sox: Todd Frazier on Boston Red Sox Radar?

Rick Hahn prefers to ship out veterans such as Todd Frazier by opening day. Boston could be interested in the White Sox third baseman at the trade deadline. The Chicago White Sox are still looking to unload some of their veterans. And Todd Frazier is atop that list. The slugging third baseman is coming off […] White Sox: Todd Frazier on Boston Red Sox Radar? - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Da Windy City Feb 21, 2017

Chicago White Sox: What to Expect for the 2017 Season

Fans of the Chicago White Sox have been accustomed to getting their hopes up with early season predictions, but then those hopes are dashed come mid-June. What can we expect from the South Siders in 2017? First off, I just want to give huge props to the Chicago White Sox for such a brilliant off season. […] Chicago White Sox: What to Expect for the 2017 Season - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More
Call to the Pen Feb 21, 2017

Chicago White Sox: Lucas Giolito In the Right Place

Last season, Lucas Giolito was concerned with staying in the Majors after each start. Now with the Chicago White Sox, he is in the right place to develop. One could certainly consider the Washington Nationals and Chicago White Sox to be polar opposites in terms of expectations this year. For the Nationals, anything less than […] Chicago White Sox: Lucas Giolito In the Right Place - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Outside Pitch Feb 20, 2017

Charlie Tilson’s foot injury should be very concerning for the Chicago White Sox

It only took one day of full-squad workouts for the injury bug to bite the Chicago White Sox.             Charlie Tilson was looking forward to getting off on the right foot at his first White Sox Spring Training. Unfortunately, it was his right foot that took him down after one day of practice. On Sunday […] The post Charlie Tilson’s foot injury should be very concerning for the Chicago White Sox appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
South Side Showdown Feb 20, 2017

White Sox: Avisail Garcia to Log Time in Right Field

The White Sox plan on playing Avisail Garcia in right field. The 25 year old split last season playing in the outfield and DH. The Chicago White Sox have a plan for Avisail Garcia. And it includes him playing in the outfield. Manager Rick Renteria told reporters Sunday he wants to see if the 25-year-old […] White Sox: Avisail Garcia to Log Time in Right Field - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Showdown Feb 20, 2017

White Sox: Can Brett Lawrie Stay Healthy This Season?

White Sox second baseman has battled injuries throughout his career. With stiff competition, can the native Canadian remain healthy and start this upcoming season? Chicago White Sox second baseman Brett Lawrie has battled injuries throughout his MLB career. Last season was no exception as he was ultimately sidelined for the season after injuring his hamstring […] White Sox: Can Brett Lawrie Stay Healthy This Season? - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Da Windy City Feb 20, 2017

Chicago White Sox: A Rebuild Worth The Wait

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few months, you already know about the rebuild going on for the Chicago White Sox. A rebuild that is going to take time and require patience from fans on the South Side. The Chicago White Sox started a massive rebuild this off season when they […] Chicago White Sox: A Rebuild Worth The Wait - Da Windy City - Da Windy City - A Chicago Sports Site - Bears, Bulls, Cubs, White Sox, Blackhawks, Fighting Illini & More
South Side Sox Feb 20, 2017
Podcast: 2017 Infield Preview

Podcast: 2017 Infield Preview

Episode 123 is now available. Here is this week’s rundown. Guest: Colleen Kane, Chicago Tribune On this week's show, we preview the upcoming season for the Chicago White Sox infield. Perhaps the strongest unit entering 2017, there is a lot of uncertainty on who will get playing time at season's end. What should the White Sox do with Todd Frazier? Is trading Jose Abreu a wise move? How long will Brett Lawrie be the second baseman before Yoan Moncada arrives? Also, we get a report from training camp as Chicago Tribune's Colleen Kane joins the show. She explains why the White Sox are taking...
South Side Showdown Feb 19, 2017

White Sox: Charlie Tilson Injured With Stress Reaction in Right Foot

White Sox center fielder out for 10 days as he sustains stress reaction in right foot. The rookie outfielder injured his hamstring in his MLB debut last season. The Chicago White Sox haven’t been in Spring Training for a week and they already have an injured player. Charlie Tilson sustained a stress reaction in his […] White Sox: Charlie Tilson Injured With Stress Reaction in Right Foot - Southside Showdown - Southside Showdown - A Chicago White Sox Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Sox Feb 19, 2017
Charlie Tilson out for 10 days with stress “reaction”

Charlie Tilson out for 10 days with stress “reaction”

Make center field funbad again On the first official day of camp for position players, Charlie Tilson suffered a stress “reaction” in his right foot. He’ll be held out of activities for the next 10 days. He suffered the injury on Friday and had an MRI on Saturday. After the 10 days, Tilson will be re-evaluated. Tilson, who the White Sox acquired from the Cardinals in exchange for Zach Duke, went down in his only game for the White Sox with a torn hamstring. Despite that injury, he’s been penciled in as the starting center fielder for the Sox this season. This immediately...

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