The roots of the White Sox were forged on this day, long, long ago. Also, a big, moody masher came to town.
A good and a bad day for White Sox acquisitions, as Roland Hemond made a killer trade and Bill Veeck a free-agent flop.
In an exhaustive interview, the Hall of Fame manager looks back at his time with the White Sox … and the one time he was close to returning.
The miraculous Dick Allen was honored as AL MVP, on this day 47 years ago.
An exhaustive world tour begins for the South Siders.
A team nabbing the top three finishes in the MVP voting? Go-Go Sox!
Goodbye to one of our greatest managers … hello to one of our all-time greats.
A massive trade, and two huge, unanimous awards mark the day.
Today, a big win for a World Series champion manager.
The highlight of Jerry Manuel’s five-year run in Chicago came in 2000, with an ultimate award.
A momentous day for Ozzie Guillén, whose World Series hangover cleared just in time to be named White Sox manager.
Notable manager news: one award-winner, one great hire.
A big win for the winningest pitcher of the early 1990s.
Well … we had to come up with something for this day, although if you didn’t know better, this series is … trending downward.
One out of two is pretty bad, SI.
Some hardware for both Early Wynn and Jeff Torborg highlight the day.
Two huge hires, 30 years apart, led to big stretches of White Sox success.
It was the celebration we all had waited our entire lives for.
A busy day in White Sox history is headlined by the news that we all waited our lifetimes for.
Geoff Blum got it done — with a save from Mark Buehrle.
Nineteen years ago today, the White Sox installed the architect of the 2005 champions as GM.
Another miracle day, marked by two homers — one expected and one most improbable.
A glorious win in the opener of the 2005 World Series, 14 years ago today.
Another outright steal for Frank Lane.
Ladies and gentlemen, eight years after hitting No. 1, rocking Comiskey Park, it’s … Steam!
Paul Konerko’s unassisted out at first clinched a fourth straight win, fourth straight complete game, and World Series berth in 2005.
World title No. 2 is in the books!
A historic, unique, first-time World Series win for the White Sox!
Pat Kelly was so good with the White Sox, he turned a 0.0 bWAR season in 1973 into an All-Star Game appearance.
It was the dropped third strike heard ’round the world.
Where it all began for the White Sox … and where Jeff Torborg’s successful reign ended.
It was an American Invasion, as the White Sox and Giants hit Liverpool.
One devastating loss, and one season-saving win, in postseasons 74 years apart.
Heartbreak in 1983 … hope in 1993.
El Duque forever! An INCREDIBLE pitching performance from Orlando Hernandez highlights the day.
Heartbreaking losses, including two late pennant eliminations in the 1900s, mark the day.
Three playoff games (two wins!) but One Massive Retirement highlight the day.
The beginning of a rebuild, 70 years ago … and the end of a ribald era.
The day the music died? Sure, but the White Sox clinched one of their pennants on this day, too.
October 2 is a pitcher’s day in White Sox annals … aside from a certain, high profile beer bath.
Nellie’s sneak is snapped, Horlen who?, and Robin and José knock in big numbers.
Luke Appling stops hitting … and Bobby Thigpen keeps saving.
Buck Weaver, Lou Berger and Mike Kreevich rap out big hits, Roland rolls into town, and Tim Raines is cut down.
Exciting news! South Side Hit Pen has added White Sox historian Mark Liptak to the roster! This Date in White Sox History is the first of many future features from Mark.