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SSHP Podcast 19: Yoán Moncada extension

James Fox hops on to talk with Brett Ballantini about his latest scoop, breaking the Yoán Moncada contract extension, and lots of other spring training stuff.

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Minor key: The last bullpen spot

While much of the roster is pretty well set, the final bullpen spot is up for grabs — and a surprising name holds the inside track to claim it.

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Filling the gap at the second sack

With a lot of options on the table for the White Sox at second base, it’s a free agent who makes the most sense for now.

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Backup backstop: McCann vs. Collins

With all the additions to the 2020 team, Zack Collins makes more sense as the backup catcher than James McCann.

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Friday’s arbitration deadline makes a busy week busier for the White Sox

In a busy week, let’s preview of this week’s arbitration deadline, and review overall White Sox payroll.

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South Side Hit Pen Podcast No. 6: Luis Robert, welcome to the South Side!

James Fox, South Side Hit Pen managing editor who broke the Luis Robert extension story 10 days ago and confirmed the extension today, jumps on the the Emergency Pantera Network podcast to talk Robert, the no-risk nature of the extension, and bullpen help going forward.

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Penned in: A look at the 2020 bullpen options on the South Side

With lots of boxes checked this offseason, the bullpen remains an area the White Sox still must fortify.

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Fixing a Hole: White Sox still looking to patch rotation

With Gio in the fold, the White Sox must be held to their promise to add more premium pitching: Hyun-Jin Ryu, Dallas Keuchel or David Price.

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A weird and wonderful fit: Edwin Encarnacion in Pale Hose

Edwin Encarnación is all about mashing. Think he’d fit in a weak White Sox offense?

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Filling the South Side’s crater in right field

A plethora of solid options exist for the White Sox this offseason, including blockbuster trades and hefty free-agent signings.

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Yasmani Grandal signals a welcome change for White Sox

Yasmani Grandal echoed what we’ve all been saying, for some time now: Why NOT the White Sox?

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Picks to click: free agent starters

The money will be spent … so why not start with rising star Zack Wheeler, and add a lefty on the way out of the store?

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