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Today in White Sox History: April 15

Hitting heroics by Hairston and ungodly D from Gooch.

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Today in White Sox History: April 14

One-hitters, no-hitters … and tres Garcías.

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Today in White Sox History: April 13

Gary Peters with the win … check. Tommy John with the save?

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Experience 2005: early April voicemails

Voicemail is usually pretty boring, but these … these are prophetic.

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Today in White Sox Baseball: April 12

An Opening Day win, loss, and groundbreaking hire.

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Today in White Sox History: April 11

Wheels Konerko touches ’em all.

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Today in White Sox History: April 10

Fox and Fisk follies fix the Sox with Opening Day wins.

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Today in White Sox History: April 9

A wonderful run of Opening Day results, including heroics from Pete Ward, Rich McKinney, Oscar Gamble and Bo Jackson.

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Today in White Sox History: April 8

Denny McLain, a White Sox Cy Young winner? It could’ve happened.

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Today in White Sox History: April 7

An Opening Day blizzard? Take off, you hoser.

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Today in White Sox History: April 6

A Rock-solid win on Opening Night, 27 years ago.

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A Conversation With: Shane Riordan

670 The Score. Meat. Outlaw country music. And a little bit of White Sox. Sit back, relax and strap it down, for a very different SSHP Conversation.

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Today in White Sox History: April 5

A couple of crazy trades, a bit of streaking, a setback for the Ozzeroo, and brilliance from Buehrle.

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Today in White Sox History: April 4

Some incredible Opening Day moments — mostly victories — is today’s theme.

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Experiencing 2005: Opening Day, 4/4/05

It’s Opening Day, 2005! And our diarist was there to witness the start of something great. She just doesn’t know it yet.

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Today in White Sox History: April 3

Bo Knows about eventual division championships.

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Today in White Sox History: April 2

The White Sox got started with a win — and we mean that literally.

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Today in White Sox History: April 1

The White Sox lost a good one, and won a big one.

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Today in White Sox History: March 31

Frank Thomas was the first White Sox player to homer in a regular-season March game.

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Today in White Sox History: March 30

Three great transactions — and one that Slammed the Sox.

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Experiencing 2005: The Offseason

On the 15th anniversary of the triumphant 2005 season, we debut a season diary from one of our favorite voices.

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This Weekend in White Sox History

A big trade, and three big hits dominate these two days.

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A Conversation With: Chuck Garfien

Want to learn about the reckless abandon it takes to wade into masses of White Sox fans, or listen to BRUUUUUCE? We’ve got the Q&A for you.

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Today in White Sox History: March 23

Out goes a future GM; in comes a spectacular one-hit wonder.

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Today in White Sox History: March 21

The first day of spring marks the dawn of the White Sox — as well as a horrific injury to an all-time great.

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Today in White Sox History: March 19

Go figure, there was a tiny media ripple on this day 41 years ago.

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A Conversation With: Herb Lawrence

The Score producer and popular podcast personality weighs in on the 2020 White Sox, fan memories, and his beloved Illini.

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Today in White Sox History: March 18

Two stellar (and relatively late) additions to the club were smashing successes.

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Today in White Sox History: March 17

The Baseball Palace of the World began construction 110 years ago today.

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Today in White Sox History: March 15

Bill Veeck came back to the White Sox, saving the team from a move to Seattle.

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Card of the Month: 1972 Enzo Hernandez

How to sum up a baseball career? Wth a blank back.

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This Week in White Sox History: March 8-14

In our first weekly collection of White Sox dates, Michael Jordan and Sports Illustrated dominate.

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Today in White Sox History: March 7

Bill Veeck officially became the White Sox owner for the first time 61 years ago.

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Today in White Sox History: March 6

Welcome home, White Sox!

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Today in White Sox History: March 4

Three superstar additions — two of them future Hall-of-Famers — with very different backgrounds joined the White Sox.

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Today in White Sox History: February 28

Two consummate red-ass managers descended on Chicago in 1968.

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Today in White Sox History: February 24

The Bronx Bombers lifted Eddie Lopat off of the White Sox 72 years ago.

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A Conversation With: Billy Pierce

One of the best — and kindest — White Sox to ever wear the uniform.

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Today in White Sox History: February 15

Hands-down, the worst acquisition in White Sox history.

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Today in White Sox History: February 13

Paul Edmondson was killed 50 years ago today in a traffic accident, cutting short what appeared to be a promising pitching career.

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Today in White Sox History: February 9

The One-Dog comes to town, spreading the joy of triples year after year!

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Today in White Sox History: February 7

Magglio Ordoñez’s stellar White Sox career came to a crashing end after mystery medical procedures and a war of words.

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Today in White Sox History: January 31

Two inventions: A new piece of equipment, and a new ballpark name.

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Today in White Sox History: January 29

39 years ago, Jerry Reinsdorf and Eddie Einhorn took over the Chicago White Sox.

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Today in White Sox History: January 28

Today’s the day the White Sox acquired a troublemaker, both on and off the field.

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Today in White Sox History: January 27

Extraordinary addition Tadahito Iguchi signs with the White Sox!

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Today in White Sox History: January 25

A clever chess move by Roland Hemond netted the White Sox a crosstown haul.

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Today in White Sox History: January 24

A lucky break saw a fifth starter afterthought blossom into an All-Star — and then get flipped for another All-Star!

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Today in White Sox History: January 22

A uniform innovation + one glorious swan song season makes this a splendid White Sox day.

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Today in White Sox History: January 20

Two brilliant deals, almost 20 years apart.

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Today in White Sox History: January 19

The greatest ballpark many of us will ever know started to become a reality 111 years ago today.

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Today in White Sox History: January 15

Another clever move from Ken Williams brought Bartolo Colon to Chicago — at least, it was clever the first time.

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Today in White Sox History: January 14

Two trades that ended up as steals for the South Siders — for decidedly different reasons.

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Today in White Sox History: January 12

Offseason larceny found junk shipped up north for 2000-season treasure.

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Today in White Sox History: January 10

A tale of two terrible transactions.

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Today in White Sox History: January 6

15 years ago today, the White Sox acquired one wild and crazy guy!

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Today in White Sox History: January 4

A temporary solution to a revolving door in right field arrived in 1993.

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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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A tale of two Bat Days

There’s been no more menacing power hitter in White Sox history than Dick Allen.

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Today in White Sox History: December 28

The White Sox brought in a DJ 26 years ago!

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Today in White Sox History: December 26

A near-miss with Charlie Finley is notable on Boxing Day.

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A Conversation With: Ken Berry

Defensive whiz, All-Star, Gold Glover and mentor to Big Frank (and Little Craig), Ken Berry has quite a White Sox story to tell.

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Today in White Sox History: December 23

The White Sox grabbed a piece of The Rock.

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Today in White Sox History: December 22

Author of the most storied inning in White Sox 21st Century history, El Duque, was signed on this day.

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Today in White Sox History: December 20

Bill Veeck assumes control of the White Sox.

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Today in White Sox History: December 17

Two manager hires, one bad and one brilliant, along with the White Sox birth of the Big Boy, Bobby Jenks.

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Today in White Sox History: December 15

It’s two up, one down among deals on this day in White Sox history.

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Today in White Sox History: December 14

A welcome for a fiery manager, and a goodbye for a fiery starter.

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Today in White Sox History: December 13

Happy Todd Ritchie Day! (There are actual OK transactions that have fallen on this day, too.)

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Today in White Sox History: December 12

A couple more Roland Hemond trades, both working out well for the White Sox.

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Today in White Sox History: December 11

Among a flurry of rough trades, there was one bright spot: Tom Paciorek joined the White Sox on this day.

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Today in White Sox History: December 10

Veeck is back! (And a year later, he brings in Zisk.)

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Today in White Sox History: December 9

Possibly the best free-agent signing in team history happened on this day.

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Today in White Sox History: December 8

Sort of a rough run of transactions mark this day, but one — acquiring Eddie Collins — was one of the biggest jackpots in White Sox history.

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Today in White Sox History: December 7

Todays treat? More sneaky sweets from Roland Hemond.

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Today in White Sox History: December 6

Three massive trades mark the day: The return of Minnie, the departure of Sale, and the arrival of the Mouth of the South Side.

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Today in White Sox History: December 5

A big trade that paid delayed dividends headlines the day.

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Today in White Sox History: December 4

Three savvy moves — one trade, one Rule 5 pick, and one managerial hire — mark the day.

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Today in White Sox History: December 2

A double-dip of megadeals would make the White Sox season in 1972.

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Today in White Sox History: December 1

Luis Aparicio won the Rookie of the Year award on this day — 14 years later, he was traded away from the White Sox (for the second time!)

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Today in White Sox History: November 30

Three more acquisitions mark the day — all of them good ones.

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A Conversation With: Wilbur Wood

Truly one of the White Sox’s (and baseball’s) most unheralded pitchers, the knuckleballing southpaw sat down for a long conversation about his 12-year career on the South Side.

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Today in White Sox History: November 27

A very busy day in White Sox history, including a career-ending accident and a decade-defining trade.

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White Sox All-Decade Team: Outfield and DH

With two easy guesses and one true curveball, the All-Decade outfield is sort of fun, in a depressing kinda way.

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Today in White Sox History: November 26

Two key signings, leading to multiple 90-win seasons, highlight the day.

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Today in White Sox History: November 25

A big day for a little rookie … and a big change to the World Champs.

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Today in White Sox History: November 24

Another rookie win, and a return for a now beloved-pitcher, marks the news of today.

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Today in White Sox History: November 23

A favorite son took home a big award for the White Sox, 36 years ago.

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White Sox All-Decade Team: Infielders

The votes are in! Some were right and some were wrong, but we can all agree that it was not the best decade for the White Sox — and the dreary player selections reflect that.

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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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A Conversation With: Tony La Russa

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.

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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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Weigh in on the best White Sox of the decade

It was not a pretty 10 years for the Chicago White Sox. Can you recall enough South Side standouts to even fill an All-Decade roster?

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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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