10:46 AM EST, Mon January 27, 2020
South Side Sox 3 hours ago
South Side Sox Podcast 1: SoxFest 2020

South Side Sox Podcast 1: SoxFest 2020

Standing with scissors: Eloy, Tim, Yoán, Dallas and José get ready to open SoxFest. | Janice Scurio/South Side Sox Janice Scurio takes us through the lovefest of the past weekend The South Side Sox podcast is back! Janice Scurio joins Brett Ballantini for the first South Side Sox podcast of the season, talking SoxFest 2020 and all its inherent shenanigans: sights, sounds and smells; Tim Anderson, Dallas Keuchel and Yasmani Grandal; Rick Hahn and his Twitter burner; gift shop steals; and White Sox Twitter encounters!
South Side Sox 12 hours ago
2020 South Side Sox Prospect Vote: Round 24

2020 South Side Sox Prospect Vote: Round 24

Rodón swagger: Perez has a live arm, capable of multiple relief innings. | Tiffany Wintz/South Side Sox Vote for the 24th-best prospect in the White Sox system! Three years in, we finally have our act together enough to kick off our prospect vote so the end doesn’t run into the regular season. Here’s how 2018 wrangled out — all 42 picks. Also, here’s an archive of every article in the 2018 series. Here’s how 2019 came together, all 50 picks, and the archive as well. There are some cursory stats attached to help you out in your decision-making, but all the great bio writing...
Call to the Pen 19 hours ago

Chicago White Sox: Castro comments still haunt former manager, Ozzie Guillen

The once talented manager of the Chicago White Sox, Ozzie Guillen yearns to get back into the dugout and manage, but he can’t even scrape up an interview. If Ozzie Guillen could jump in a time machine and travel back to any time in history, which year do you think he would choose to go? Maybe […] Chicago White Sox: Castro comments still haunt former manager, Ozzie Guillen - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
South Side Sox Jan 26, 2020
Tweetstorm: SoxFest Day 2

Tweetstorm: SoxFest Day 2

Swaggy: If there’s one thing the White Sox were oozing at SoxFest, it was attitude and style. | Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune/Tribune News Service via The finale brings the house down with bat flips, art crawls, another SoxMath win for our guy, and love for South Side Sox! OK, we’re back again, bringing you the best of SoxFest Day 2 (The Finale). SoxFest 2020 coverage for us is being provided by South Side Hit Pen’s own Janice Scurio, with some additional curation by yours truly. Janice is putting together a feature on Tim Anderson for us tomorrow, but for now, let’s join her...
Friars on Base Jan 25, 2020

Comparing rebuilds: San Diego Padres vs. Chicago White Sox

We take a look at two teams who are on similar paths in the San Diego Padres and Chicago White Sox with both coming out of a long rebuild. The word rebuild can have such a bad meaning in baseball, but that’s become the new norm for a lot of small, and even mid, market […] Comparing rebuilds: San Diego Padres vs. Chicago White Sox - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More