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South Side Sox Oct 18, 2016

International draft stands to benefit White Sox

Unwillingness to blow out budget puts them in weaker position to access top talent in current system It speaks to the labor stability of baseball that its collective bargaining agreement expires in December, and yet we don’t hear all that much about it. When CBA talks do arise, it’s usually in the form of wish lists that may be another CBA period away from actualization. The international draft used to be one of these far-away ideas due to the challenges of implementing one that’s comprehensive enough, but Buster Olney says Major League Baseball is pushing hard for one to take effect...
South Side Sox Oct 16, 2016

Gamethread: NLCS Game 2

Clayton Kershaw tries to build on his memorable October Dodgers at Cubs TV: Fox Sports 1 at 7 p.m. Lineups: .@Cubs seek 2-0 advantage while @Dodgers ask @ClaytonKersh22 to even things up before heading to Hollywood. https://t.co/tl2sQQI8VO #NLCS pic.twitter.com/f0zH2m2Jv8— MLB (@MLB) October 16, 2016
South Side Sox Oct 16, 2016

Awakening from denial: A Sox fan's journey through dark Cub-winning days

With the Cubs the clear favorite this October and living up to all the hype, it may be time to find peace - or take cover I don't know about you White Sox fans, but since the division series ended, I've been more seriously acknowledging that the Chicago Cubs are the best team in baseball this year -€” and how being that can sometimes lead to a championship. This isn't news, of course. I was aware of every one of their hundred and three wins in the regular season. Despite living two thousand miles from the source, the Cubfan transplants in my proximity never shut up about it; while our...
South Side Sox Oct 15, 2016

Gamethread: ALCS Game 2, NLCS Game 1

Cleveland tries to preserve home-field advantage after winning the opener Blue Jays at Indians TV: TBS at 3 p.m. Lineups: Can the @BlueJays tie up the #ALCS, or will The Land take a commanding 2-0 edge? https://t.co/F5T9ytcTNt pic.twitter.com/spbZAgteBn— MLB Lineups (@mlblineups) October 15, 2016 Dodgers at Cubs TV: Fox Sports 1 at 7 p.m.
South Side Sox Oct 3, 2016

White Sox name Rick Renteria their new manager

We’re officially in the Rick Renteria era The White Sox have named Rick Renteria as their new manager. Renteria takes over as the Sox’ manager one day after Robin Ventura announced he would not be returning to the Sox for a sixth season. "Rick is incredibly well respected within the game as one of the top baseball men," said SVP/GM Rick Hahn. "We obviously have been very impressed by Rick over his past year as bench coach. He is a knowledgeable teacher of the game who loves to develop players and spends hours watching video looking for any nuance that gives us an edge. He is well...

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