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(Spring) 1919 World Series rematch ends in 3-3 tie (sans Mafia or bans)

A ninth-inning rally tied it, behind — who else? — Yermín Mercedes.

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Bench sparks a Sox stomp on Cleveland, 8-3

The Sox starters were flat, but once again Ricky’s comeback corps — the resilient bench — delivered a victory. Oh, and Yermín is crushing it this spring.

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Manager Rumor Mill: Garbage Can Edition

With this week’s scandals in Houston, Boston and New York, it’s time to update the managerial scorecard!

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SSHP Podcast 9: The Houston Asterisks

Colleen Sullivan joins Brett Ballantini for a robust discussion of the penalties levied by MLB on the Houston Astros, as well as Hall of Fame voting.

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Mind the gap at second base

Second base has been overlooked as a White Sox priority for 2020, with Nick Madrigal looming down in Charlotte. But there are three solid options out there to bridge what could be a months-long gap.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 7: Jerry Reinsdorf can’t take it with him

The Cat comes back: But as relief pitcher or beer vendor? (Wikipedia) In what can only be termed a rollicking Hit…

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Manager rumor mill: American League edition

Not as much to report on the AL manager rumor mill, with just one opening left. But let’s rant about it a bit, anyway.

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Meet the Players: Colleen Sullivan

Meet our newest writer, bringing some humor and attitude to the crew … Colleen Sullivan!

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Manager rumor mill: National League edition

Joe Girardi can only be hired by one team … we think.

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