Frank Thomas was the first White Sox player to homer in a regular-season March game.
A uniform innovation + one glorious swan song season makes this a splendid White Sox day.
Among a flurry of rough trades, there was one bright spot: Tom Paciorek joined the White Sox on this day.
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.
The roots of the White Sox were forged on this day, long, long ago. Also, a big, moody masher came to town.
A big Day, trade talks, a firing, and some milestone homers are today’s big moments.