Posted in 2005 Anniversary Recaps

Uribe, Rowand lead the offense in a 3-2 win

Juan Uribe went 3-for-4 with an RBI double in the victory.

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Posted in 2020 Baseball-Reference Simulation

Mazara’s heroics lead the White Sox to a thrilling win in simulation

Nomar Mazara helped the White Sox snatch a victory from the jaws of defeat.

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Crede, Konerko power the White Sox to a 3-1 win

Joe Crede’s double gave the White Sox a lead that did not relinquish.

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García, Podsednik lead White Sox to 2-1 win

Two runs were enough for the White Sox, as the wind was blowing in all afternoon at Jacobs Field.

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Lucky seventh inning leads the White Sox past Minnesota

A four-run seventh inning put the White Sox ahead for good.

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Buehrle shines as White Sox win season opener, 1-0

Just one run was good enough for another Opening Day win for the South Side’s favorite southpaw.

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Six-run sixth falls short in 12-7 loss

A valiant comeback falls short, making Saturday an (hopefully) forgettable game.

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Clinton Cole/South Side Hit Pen
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White Sox, Yoán Moncada agree to extension

The South Side’s most complete player is locked up for at least five more seasons.

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White Sox ride big seventh inning to 5-1 win

The White Sox used a varied attack to leave the Brewers all wet.

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Eight-run inning propels White Sox to wild win

A wild, eight-run fourth inning was “all” the White So needed to secure a victory in this wild one.

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Late rally falls short as White Sox lose, 7-6

Hot start: Adam Engel hit a three-run homer in today’s loss, boosting his way-too-early spring OPS to 1.140. (Sean Williams/South…

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Mercedes homers, White Sox rally late to force tie

The White Sox rally in the ninth to tie, powered by Yermín Mercedes and Matt Skole.

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Aaron Bummer signs a five-year, $16 million extension

The White Sox have locked up their best reliever, well into the 2020s.

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SSHP Podcast 10: The Continuing Story of Bumbling Astros … and Minnie makes the Hall!

Tune in for a fun discussion on the ongoing cheating scandal, as well as SSHP HOF results!

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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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South Side Hit Pen Podcast 4: The Stove is running Hot

Brett Ballantini and Joe Resis discuss a scorching Hot Stove for the White Sox, with the free agent signings of Dallas Keuchel and Gio González.

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Once again, Gio González is going to the White Sox

Gio González rejoins the White Sox, in a rotation-bolstering move.

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What, if anything, should the White Sox offer Tsutsugo?

Yoshitomo Tsutsugo could supply the White Sox with a reliable, left-handed bat that is well worth the risk.

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José Abreu signs three-year, $50M contract

Locked in: Power-hitting first baseman José Abreu signed a contract that will keep him on the South Side through 2022….

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Welcome to the show, Frank Menechino

The credentials are there. Here’s hoping that Menechino is ready to launch the White Sox’s offense to new heights.

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Posted in White Sox Minors

Late rally falls short in 4-3 Desert Dogs loss

Rough day at the dish: Micker Adolfo was 0-for-4 with three strikeouts in tonight’s loss. (Sean Williams/South Side Hit Pen)…

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 7, Tigers 1

Early turnaround: Though the White Sox fell behind early, things got better for them in a hurry thanks to timely…

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White Sox fire on all cylinders in 7-1 victory

Staying dangerous: Eloy Jiménez launched his 31st home run of the season in the victory. (Clinton Cole/South Side Hit Pen)…

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Gamethread: Tigers at White Sox (Doubleheader)

On a mission: Tim Anderson‘s quest for the batting title continues against Detroit today. (Clinton Cole/South Side Hit Pen) After…

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Posted in White Sox Minors

Rutherford triples in Desert Dogs loss

Working through a slump: Gavin Sheets has been off to a slow start in the Arizona Fall League, but he…

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Six Pack of Stats: Tigers 6, White Sox 3

Early lead goes to waste: Despite grabbing a 2-0 lead in the first, the White Sox’s odds of winning were…

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White Sox’s bid for a sweep falls short in 6-3 loss

Diamond in the rough: It was a rough day for many White Sox, but Eloy Jiménez had another good day,…

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Gamethread: White Sox at Tigers

On a roll: Tim Anderson has a nine-game hitting streak, and his .335 batting average leads the majors. (Clinton Cole/South…

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Desert Dogs drop third straight on walk-off homer

Slow start: Gavin Sheets was in the starting lineup tonight, but he is still looking for his first hit in…

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 10, Tigers 1

Pure dominance: The White Sox struck first and never looked back in tonight’s lopsided victory. (FanGraphs) What a great day…

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Cease, power-hitting help White Sox tame Tigers

Remaining hot: Eloy Jiménez continued his impressive run at the plate, as he went 3-for-5 with a grand slam and…

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Gamethread: White Sox at Tigers

Dylan Cease starts for the White Sox to open the final road series of the season.

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White Sox hold on for a high-scoring victory

The White Sox opened the road trip with an exciting, 9-7 victory over the Mariners.

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Gamethread: White Sox at Mariners

The White Sox open a three-game series in Seattle with Dylan Covey on the mound.

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 5, Angels 1

The numbers behind the White Sox’s 5-1 victory over the Angels.

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White Sox avoid sweep as Mendick hits first homer

The White Sox used home runs by José Abreu and Danny Mendick in a 5-1 victory over the Angels.

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Gamethread: Angels at White Sox

Dylan Cease takes the mound as the White Sox look to avoid being swept by the Angels.

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Posted in Minor League Update White Sox Minors

Connell, reliable pitching help Voyagers cruise, 4-1

Setting the table: Harvin Mendoza got on base in two out of his four plate appearances, as he went 2-for-4…

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Posted in Six Pack of Stats White Sox Game Recap

Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 6, Cleveland 5

The numbers behind the White Sox’s come-from-behind victory over Cleveland.

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Jiménez puts on a show, Cease strikes out 11 to break losing streak

It was an excellent day for the José Quintana trade, as Eloy Jiménez and Dylan Cease had big nights.

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Gamethread: White Sox at Cleveland

The White Sox look to break a seven-game losing streak in a road matchup against Cleveland.

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Posted in Minor League Update White Sox Minors

White Sox Minor League Update: September 2, 2019

The Knights’ season ended in heartbreaking fashion, as they fell in extra innings.

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White Sox Minor League Update: September 1, 2019

The Knights’ rough week continued, but all other affiliates got victories.

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White Sox Minor League Update: August 30, 2019

Solid pitching leads affiliates to 4-1 day … but the loss hurt, as Charlotte falls into a wild-card tie.

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Six Pack of Stats: Twins 8, White Sox 2

The White Sox lost their second straight game to the AL Central leaders. Let’s take a look at some numbers from tonight’s loss.

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Twins use the long ball to top White Sox, 8-2

Lack of timely hitting and failure to keep Twins hitters in the park doomed the White Sox in an 8-2 loss.

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Gamethread: Twins at White Sox

Looking for consistency: Starter Ross Detwiler got a quality start in his last appearance. He looks to shut down the…

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Posted in Minor League Update White Sox Minors

White Sox Minor League Update: August 26, 2019

Both the Knights and Dash lost crucial, stretch-run games.

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Posted in Analysis

What if Eloy played DH full-time?

Now is not the time to punt on Eloy Jiménez’s defense. As the former No. 3 overall prospect, Jiménez is vital to what the White Sox are trying to do in the next few years, and improving his defense could go a long way.

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Posted in Minor League Update White Sox Minors

White Sox Minor League Update: August 23, 2019

The upper levels all came through with wins, while the rookie classes suffered a few heartbreakers.

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 7, Angels 2

McCann strikes again: James McCann hit yet another late grand slam to secure a White Sox victory. (FanGraphs) James McCann…

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White Sox trip Angels, 7-2, behind a McCann grand slam

Bill Walton in the booth influenced a grooved slider to James McCann in the sixth, turning the game into a runaway win.

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Gamethread: White Sox at Angels

Lucas Giolito seeks his fourth consecutive quality start The White Sox (54-66) have another late night matchup against the Angels…

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