Posted in Offbeat

Dingers and zombies and nerds, oh, my!

Want to play free baseball online? Unless you dig the longball, good luck.

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Posted in Podcast

SSHP Podcast 11: Can the defense rest?

Leigh Allan hops on the podcast to talk defense, strikeouts, and the audacity of hope.

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Posted in White Sox History

In memoriam: The White Sox we lost in 2019

With precious time left in 2019, we look back at the White Sox we’ve lost this year.

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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 Offbeat

P*RO*S*P*E*C*T: You tell ’em, Aretha

For fun and frolic, top prospects lists are plenty fun. But swearing by sub-majors talent is a sure way to punch a ticket to madness.

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If you can’t beat ’em, out-BS ’em

The closing section of the South Side Hit Pen Podcast 3, dealing with possible White Sox slogans for 2020, indicated…

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Posted in Analysis

Saving baseball from itself, Part 1: a relegation fantasy

One way to sass those sluggish “rebuilding” owners and punish teams that aren’t even trying? Relegation!

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The defense doesn’t rest: an ode to Yolmer

Tis a folly to non-tender our second sacker, if the best offense truly be a great defense.

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White Sox: Final Report Card

When it comes to Sox management, in the dugout or out, C is as good as it gets.

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Posted in White Sox Game Recap

Hollywood couldn’t make this one up

Sox smash Tribe 8-zip as the bulls escape the bullpen and terrorize Cleveland.

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Posted in Gamethread

Gamethread: Cleveland at White Sox

Because the Tigers are coming in for the final weekend, tonight is the last time the White Sox will be…

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Posted in Know Your Enemy

Know Your Enemy: Atlanta Braves

The Braves started their rebuild two years before the White Sox, but seem to have advanced much farther, faster.

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Posted in White Sox Game Recap

No ReyLo No-No, but Sox win, 2-0

ReyLo’s run at a no-no and two key RBIs from Abreu keyed a White Sox series win.

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Gamethread: Rangers at White Sox

Reynaldo López tries to steal the series from Texas in a Sunday matinee.

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Spot ’em a 3-0 lead? So what?

Four batters in, things looked grim … but Dylan Cease bristled up to earn his third win, with help from TA7, YoYo and even Forgetting Sarah.

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Gamethread: Rangers at White Sox

It’s Dylan Cease facing the Texas Station Wagons tonight.

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Giolito, super neato: 4-0, Sox

No question which starting pitcher dominated today: Cool Hand Luke.

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Gamethread: White Sox at Twins

Whether the White Sox can steal a surprise series victory vs. the Twins is largely up to Lucas.

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