Posted in White Sox Game Recap

Six-run sixth falls short in 12-7 loss

A valiant comeback falls short, making Saturday an (hopefully) forgettable game.

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Posted in Podcast

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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Look, it’s spring training, OK? White Sox fall to Padres, 3-1

What else do you need to hear? We saw a solid four inning start from seafoam-green glove haver Dallas Keuchel, who gave up one run on six hits, striking out one and walking one. However, the White Sox fell to the San Diego Padres at Camelback Ranch on Monday afternoon, 3-1.

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SSHP Podcast 14: Cactus League opener!

A podcast from Actual Baseball Games, as we check in down south to talk about the victorious Cactus League opener for the White Sox.

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Four under-the-radar, early-season storylines

Our newest writer takes a look at four overlooked story lines heading into the 2020 White Sox season.

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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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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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Posted in Transactions

McCann signs, but it’s bye-bye Burr, Frare, Vieira

The White Sox secured their backup catcher, but lost three valuable bullpen arms in a rough tender day on Monday.

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Posted in Breaking News

The Sox signed somebody! Welcome, Yasmani Grandal!

The White Sox got free agency off to a stirring start by snatching No. 1 target Yasmani Grandal.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (Part 2: The Bad)

The entire class of free agent and trade acquisitions for the White Sox in 2019 contributed just 3.9 bWAR.

No, that is not a typo.

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Posted in Deep Dive

Deep Dive: James McCann’s past, present and future with the White Sox

James McCann had a surprisingly great year for the White Sox in 2019, even punching a ticket to this year’s All-Star Game. What’s next for McCann and the White Sox in 2020?

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Posted in Today in White Sox History

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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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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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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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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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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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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