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The worst White Sox games of 2019

We’ve done the best of the best … now it’s time for the worst of the worst. (Hey, it’s Friday, crack a beer and let these go down easy.)

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The best White Sox games of 2019

Here’s our look at the very best White Sox games of the 2019 season, from STICK TALK to Giolito’s mound mastery, and a whole bunch of fun in-between.

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The best and blurst games of the 2019 White Sox

This kicks off a mini-burst of bests and blursts this week at South Side Hit Pen. Today, Lenny G gets things going with his highly-entertaining look at his most and least favorite games of 2019.

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 5, Tigers 3

White Sox win Game No. “162”

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The White Sox win the final game of the 2019 season, 5-3

Anderson wins the MLB and AL batting title, and Abreu secures the AL RBI lead

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Say it isn’t so, Sox; Tigs spoil sweep in ninth

An 18-act play? Nah. Nine acts? Nope. Stream of consciousness centered around SoxMath and meatball takes? Sure.

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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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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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Hit Parade: White Sox clobber Cleveland, 8-3

Tim Anderson, José Abreu, and Daniel Palka, all with a multi-hit night, contribute to a thrilling finish

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Cleveland dominates White Sox in not-so-fun affair

Tough stuff: The Sox bats went quiet against Mike Clevinger and Cleveland tonight. Tonight’s Cleveland-Chicago score says it all, doesn’t…

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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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Hit parade continues as Sox beat Tigers 5-3

The White Sox went all Oprah on the Tigers again tonight: You get a hit! You get a hit! Everybody gets a hit!

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 5, Tigers 3

The White Sox have entered a three-game winning streak!

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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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The Completely Unexpected: White Sox bullpen leads to 3-1 victory over Twins

Turtle nips, stylin and profilin, and Alex Colom-D+ turning back to Alex Colomé marked a welcome win for the Good Guys.

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Twins beat White Sox 9-8; Ruiz, Colomé blow saves

Simply put: heartbreaking. The White Sox twice rallied for leads in extras, but managed to lose.

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Sox can’t capitalize on early 2-0 lead in loss to Twins

Even if the team isn’t good, some guys did well! — White Sox baseball 2019.

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White Sox baseball walking loses game 11 times

Hello Robby the Recapper! Let us walk together for a recap. Hello! This is me saying good-by. End of game. Lost.

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Narváez Crane-kicks the Sox in Seattle

The Narv Dog lives for ironic justice.

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Six Pack of Stats: Mariners 2, White Sox 1

The Mariners prevail over the White Sox in a low-scoring, extra-innings, late-night ballgame

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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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Rotten Royals rob Giolito of 15th win

Is Lucas Giolito the unluckiest pitcher in the league? Will he ever reach 15 wins?

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Six Pack of Stats: Kansas City 6, White Sox 3

Lucas Giolito sets a new White Sox record, but the South Siders drop the season series, 10-9

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Soler-powered Royals club five homers, blast Sox 8-6

Giolito pitches tomorrow. He is good. Tim Anderson is hitting .333. That is also good. I’m switching to typewriters. Good nigh….Z-Z-Z-Z-Z-Z….

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Jimenez, Moncada power Sox to 7-3 win

Eloy, Your Friend: Eloy Jimenez hit his grand slam far enough to give the Sox the early lead tonight. If…

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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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Ohtani’d: White Sox obliterated by Angels, 8-7

Maybe tomorrow we’ll see the Kevan Smith Revenge-Revenge-Revenge game, where he gets revenge for the revenge he revenged in the first place.

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Six Pack of Stats: Angels 5, White Sox 4

Lucas Giolito pitches seven innings, and Tim Anderson crushes a two-run homer, but it all goes for naught

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The Angels put up four late-inning runs to outshine Lucas Giolito’s early dominance

Tim Anderson goes deep for a two-run home run for the second time in three games

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Sox Shred, Split Series as ReyLo Redeems With One-Hit Wonder

Despite giving up a leadoff walk, Reynaldo López was a man on a mission, throwing his first career complete game.

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 7, Cleveland 1

Masterful pitching and flaming bats spark a series-split afternoon victory

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Will it Roll? Nah. Sox steamed by Cleveland, 8-6

You will be amazed that I managed to write this long and engaging a game story, with a new puppy licking my hands and keyboard every five seconds or so.

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Six Pack of Stats: Cleveland 8, White Sox 6

The White Sox’s late-inning blasts are not enough against Cleveland in a suspenseful, drama-fileld ending

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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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Sox keep on Soxing in loss to Cleveland

At least Josh Osich had a good game.

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Team swept? So what. White Sox fandom is doused with a Defoliant

A sweep in Atlanta was overshadowed by a much bigger loss over the weekend.

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Atlanta’s six-run first sets tone for a blowout win over Chicago, 11-5

Five runs off of 13 hits aren’t enough for the Good Guys in game two of this three-game weekend set

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White Sox Filleted by Braves, 10-7

A late-inning rally ultimately proves fruitless in the face of poor defense and a plucky Braves lineup

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Minnesota singles cruise sinks Cease; Twins sweep Sox, 10-5

In the seventh and final game of this homestand hosting both former Washington Senators clubs, Dylan Cease got a introduction to Ozzie Guillén’s nemesis “Los Pirañas,” who jumped out to a 4-0 first inning lead, and the Senators Ver. 1.0 swept the Southside Nine by a score of 10-5.

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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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Twins beat White Sox 3-1; Giolito works quality start

Another great Giolito outing is frozen solid by some chilly Chisox bats.

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Six Pack of Stats: Twins 3, White Sox 1

It wasn’t the most exhilarating game on the South Side, but that doesn’t mean we can’t have fun with some numbers. Tonight, predictably, it’s SIX.

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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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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 2, Rangers 0

Mal Tiempo collects RBIs No. 99 and 100

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White Sox are shut out in a well-pitched ballgame

The Texas Rangers launch two two-run home runs to seal a season-tying series victory over the Good Guys, 4-0

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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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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 6, Rangers 1

Hakuna Moncada! Ross Detwiler pitches a career game, and YoYo records two extra-base hits in a worry-free White Sox win

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Everybody Loves Ross (Detwiler)

If you ever wondered what it would be like if a White Sox win was reimagined in a sitcom, this is the recap for you!

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Giolito, super neato: 4-0, Sox

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

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Six Pack of Stats: White Sox 4, Twins 0

Lucas Giolito shuts out the Minnesota Twins in a remarkable series-taking, complete game victory

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Twins take down White Sox, 14-4

The White Sox once led this game, 3-0 … “when dinosaurs roamed Earth.”

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White Sox win a nutty one, 6-4

Jose Abreu crushes one almost to the third deck in a White Sox winner in Minnesota.

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Chisox get Caned, Calhouned and Bemboomed in 9-2 drubbing

So, this was a bad, bad, bad, very bad game, on almost all counts.

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Six Pack of Stats: Angels 9, White Sox 2

Eloy notches his first career triple and tallies home run No. 22 in an ill-fated loss to the Angels

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Six Pack of Stats: Angels 6, White Sox 5

The tables turned as the Los Angeles Angels — instead of James McCann — put up four late-inning runs to secure the victory

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Halo heartbreak

Bullpen does bullpen things, Angels come from behind to win 6-5

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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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Agony in Anaheim: Angels aerate Sox, 8-7

A two-homer night from José Abreu and a ninth-inning rally kept things interesting, but the Sox still manage to take a big ‘ol L

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