Posted in Podcast

South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 5: The Puig streak continues

Brett Ballantini and Scott Reichard assess the current state of the Sox, with five free agents on board and a few weaknesses left to patch.

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Posted in White Sox Game Recap

South Side Hit Pen’s Best of the 2010s

Eight SSHP writers choose their favorite games of a mostly-winceable White Sox decade.

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Posted in Breaking News

Now Dallas is in Chicago

A HUGE rotation piece gets added to the White Sox, as southpaw sinkerballer Dallas Keuchel signed a three-year deal with the club on Saturday.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast: Episode 3

Nomar Mazara? A dwindling list of free agent pitchers? A new 2020 season slogan for Brooks Boyer? It’s all here, in the latest podcast.

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Posted in Analysis

State of the White Sox bullpen as the Winter Meetings approach

With a bullpen in only OK shape, the White Sox will need to examine every avenue to improve for 2020.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Part III, the Ugly

Is the Yasmani Grandal signing just another carrot — or a promise? In this review of some of the low points of 2019, hope spring eternal.

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Posted in Analysis

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part 2: The Bad)

The entire class of free agent and trade acquisitions for the White Sox in 2019 contributed just 3.9 bWAR.

No, that is not a typo.

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Posted in Meet the Players

Meet the Players: Scott Reichard

Meet our 17th writer, guitarist, power bat, and serious concessions patron Scott Reichard!

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part 1: The Good)

Yoán Moncada and Lucas Giolito are the clear highlights of the next step of the rebuild.

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