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Today in White Sox History: November 20

The roots of the White Sox were forged on this day, long, long ago. Also, a big, moody masher came to town.

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Today in White Sox History: November 19

A good and a bad day for White Sox acquisitions, as Roland Hemond made a killer trade and Bill Veeck a free-agent flop.

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Today in White Sox History: November 15

The miraculous Dick Allen was honored as AL MVP, on this day 47 years ago.

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Today in White Sox History: November 13

An exhaustive world tour begins for the South Siders.

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Today in White Sox History: November 12

A team nabbing the top three finishes in the MVP voting? Go-Go Sox!

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Today in White Sox History: November 11

Goodbye to one of our greatest managers … hello to one of our all-time greats.

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Today in White Sox History: November 10

A massive trade, and two huge, unanimous awards mark the day.

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Today in White Sox History: November 9

Today, a big win for a World Series champion manager.

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Today in White Sox History: November 8

The highlight of Jerry Manuel’s five-year run in Chicago came in 2000, with an ultimate award.

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Today in White Sox History: November 4

A momentous day for Ozzie Guillén, whose World Series hangover cleared just in time to be named White Sox manager.

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Today in White Sox History: November 3

Notable manager news: one award-winner, one great hire.

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Today in White Sox History: November 2

A big win for the winningest pitcher of the early 1990s.

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Today in White Sox History: November 1

Well … we had to come up with something for this day, although if you didn’t know better, this series is … trending downward.

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Today in White Sox History: October 31

One out of two is pretty bad, SI.

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Today in White Sox History: October 30

Some hardware for both Early Wynn and Jeff Torborg highlight the day.

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Today in White Sox History: October 29

Two huge hires, 30 years apart, led to big stretches of White Sox success.

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Today in White Sox History: October 28

It was the celebration we all had waited our entire lives for.

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Today in White Sox History: October 26

A busy day in White Sox history is headlined by the news that we all waited our lifetimes for.

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Today in White Sox History: October 25

Geoff Blum got it done — with a save from Mark Buehrle.

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Today in White Sox History: October 24

Nineteen years ago today, the White Sox installed the architect of the 2005 champions as GM.

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Today in White Sox History: October 23

Another miracle day, marked by two homers — one expected and one most improbable.

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Today in White Sox History: October 22

A glorious win in the opener of the 2005 World Series, 14 years ago today.

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Today in White Sox History: October 20

Happy birthday, Soupy!

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Today in White Sox History: October 19

Another outright steal for Frank Lane.

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Today in White Sox History: October 18

Ladies and gentlemen, eight years after hitting No. 1, rocking Comiskey Park, it’s … Steam!

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Today in White Sox History: October 17

Happy 50th birthday, Chris Tremie!

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Today in White Sox History: October 16

Paul Konerko’s unassisted out at first clinched a fourth straight win, fourth straight complete game, and World Series berth in 2005.

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Today in White Sox History: October 15

World title No. 2 is in the books!

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Today in White Sox History: October 14

A historic, unique, first-time World Series win for the White Sox!

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Today in White Sox History: October 13

Pat Kelly was so good with the White Sox, he turned a 0.0 bWAR season in 1973 into an All-Star Game appearance.

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Today in White Sox History: October 12

It was the dropped third strike heard ’round the world.

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Today in White Sox History: October 11

Where it all began for the White Sox … and where Jeff Torborg’s successful reign ended.

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Today in White Sox History: October 10

It was an American Invasion, as the White Sox and Giants hit Liverpool.

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Today in White Sox History: October 9

One devastating loss, and one season-saving win, in postseasons 74 years apart.

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Today in White Sox History: October 8

Heartbreak in 1983 … hope in 1993.

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Today in White Sox History: October 7

El Duque forever! An INCREDIBLE pitching performance from Orlando Hernandez highlights the day.

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Today in White Sox History: October 6

Heartbreaking losses, including two late pennant eliminations in the 1900s, mark the day.

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Today in White Sox History: October 5

Three playoff games (two wins!) but One Massive Retirement highlight the day.

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Today in White Sox History: October 4

The beginning of a rebuild, 70 years ago … and the end of a ribald era.

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Today in White Sox History: October 3

The day the music died? Sure, but the White Sox clinched one of their pennants on this day, too.

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Today in White Sox History: October 2

October 2 is a pitcher’s day in White Sox annals … aside from a certain, high profile beer bath.

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Today in White Sox History: October 1

A blowout win in Game 1 of the World Series forever headlines news of this day.

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Today in White Sox History: September 30

Goodbye, Comiskey Park … hello, Blackout Game!

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Today in White Sox History: September 29

100 wins for the 1917 White Sox, a division title for the 2005 team, and heartbreaks for the 1920 and 1967 clubs.

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Today in White Sox History: September 28

See ya, St. Louis, and a bold buy from J. Louis.

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Today in White Sox History: September 27

A playoff clinch, and two fond farewells.

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Today in White Sox History: September 26

The end of the best era of White Sox baseball in most of our lifetimes fell on this day in 2011.

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Today in White Sox History: September 25

A strange Sox solo shot streak came to an end in September ’65.

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Today in White Sox History: September 24

Pennant and division clinchings, a franchise relocation averted, and more.

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Today in White Sox History: September 23

Triple triples? A record-breaking ground out? You betcha.

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Today in White Sox History: September 22

The story of a clinch, and a quiet game at Yankee Stadium.

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Today in White Sox History: September 21

Two pennants clinched in one day? That’s the kind of magic that happens at Today in White Sox History!

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Today in White Sox History: September 20

Welcome to the first and only day in White Sox history when there have been two no-hitters thrown.

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Today in White Sox History: September 19

A whopper of a nightcap, and a whopper of a no-hitter.

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Today in White Sox History: September 18

The White Sox get jobbed by the Yankees, and Carlos May slices a delicious and rare salami.

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Today in White Sox History: September 17

A clinching win … and some other crazy victories.

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Today in White Sox History: September 16

Jim Thome becomes the first player in history to hit his 500th career homer in walk-off fashion.

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Today in White Sox History: September 15

A big Day, trade talks, a firing, and some milestone homers are today’s big moments.

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Today in White Sox History: September 14

A rubber arm, quitting superstar, phantom reliever and a whole lotta hitting mark today’s look back.

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Today in White Sox History: September 13

Hitless wonder, a near no-no and a hurricane mark today’s history snapshot.

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Today in White Sox History: September 12

Items 116 years apart bookend today’s traipse into White Sox lore.

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Today in White Sox History: September 11

Chris Sale just keep whiffing opponents, on what otherwise is a tough day in White Sox history.

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Today in White Sox History: September 10

A Hall of Fame debut, pennant-saving no-no, and wild knuckleballing all pace today’s snapshot.

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Today in White Sox History: September 9

Mobsters, back-to-back-to-backs, cycles and bread-and-water take center stage in the almanac today.

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Today in White Sox History: September 8

A big Wynn scores a big winner — outside of the White Sox.

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Today in White Sox History: September 7, 2019

A sneaky steal of a future star starter, and very angry fan highlight today’s history.

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Today in White Sox History: September 6

A spate of one-hitters, as well as a relief pitcher homer and a game-winning homer, lead today’s news.

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Today in White Sox History: September 5, 2019

Frank’s big fly, and a Zach attack outta nowhere.

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Today in White Sox History: September 4

Nellie’s sneak is snapped, Horlen who?, and Robin and José knock in big numbers.

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Today in White Sox History: September 3

Luke Appling stops hitting … and Bobby Thigpen keeps saving.

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Today in White Sox History: September 2

Buck Weaver, Lou Berger and Mike Kreevich rap out big hits, Roland rolls into town, and Tim Raines is cut down.

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Today in White Sox History: September 1

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.

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